Bookbinding Workshops Weekend
February 4, 2023 @ 9:00 am - February 5, 2023 @ 3:00 pm EST| $310
—- This is for participants who want to take both the Bookbinding I & II workshops in the same weekend —-
Level I: Participants will take home a blank book they create in class, using the methods that were employed from about the first century through the mid 19th century. They will hand-sew the book sections (called signatures); secure the hard covers; add a leather or cloth spine, and decorative paper, to the covers; and lay down the endpapers. Participants will also be provided step-by-step written instructions they can take home.
Level II: This is an advanced class only for participants who have taken the introductory Bookbinding I workshop. Participants will take home a fully leather-bound book. They will learn new techniques not taught in the basic course such as Rounding & Backing and Headbanding.
All materials are included, and tools will be provided.
Cost per Person: $310/Adult (Age 14 and Up).
Class size is limited to 4 people. Participants must be over the age of 14. Participants under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Length of Class: Typical class lasts about 5-6 hrs
Workshops Health Safety Precautions
- Effective 3/3/2022, face masks are optional, not required.
- Workshops are limited to 6 persons maximum to allow for social distancing.
- All participants must abide by social distancing procedures.
- For the safety of our visitors and staff, any participant with visible signs of sickness (cough, etc.) will not be allowed to join the tour and will be given a refund. Please stay home if you are sick.
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