Virtual Bookbinding Weekend
May 13, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT| $420.00
—- This is for participants who want to take the Virtual Bookbinding I and II workshops in the same weekend —-
Virtual Bookbinding II Workshop: The goal of the class is to introduce you to the traditional methods of creating a book all from the comfort and safety of your own home. These methods have been employed from about the first century through the mid-19th-century. You will hand-sew the book sections (signatures); secure the hard covers; add a leather spine, and decorative paper to the covers; and lay down the endpapers in this process. The class will last approximately 5 hours.
Virtual Bookbinding II Workshop: The goal of the Level II Bookbinding Workshop is to complete your knowledge of the traditional methods of creating a book, employed from about the first century through the mid-19th-century. In this workshop you will make a full leather binding, and will be taught steps such as Rounding, Backing and Headbanding.
Cost per Person: $420/Adult (Age 14 and Up). Materials and shipping to your home are included. Details below*
Workshop Size is limited to 6 people. Length: 5 hours.
Registration closes 14 days before the workshop to ensure time to ship materials to participants.
The workshop is done virtually via GOOGLE MEET. All participants must have access to Google Meet and a computer, tablet or smartphone with a camera to take part. Please review the Google Meet F.A.Q. for more information.
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—- Please see the individual workshop listings for full list of materials needed for each workshop —-