Japanese Stab Binding Workshop

£85.00

Bookbinding workshop in Faversham

Make handbound books Inspired by Master Craftsman Kojiro Ikegami using variations of the gorgeous and elegant four-hole stab binding method.

Next Bookbinding Course Date:

1st April 2023

10:00am – 4:30pm

Alexander Centre Faversham ME13 8NZ 

Coffee, tea and biscuits are included. Limited to 8 places

 

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Next Bookbinding Course Date:

1st April 2023

10:00am – 4:30pm

Alexander Centre Faversham ME13 8NZ 

The full day of Japanese Stab Binding includes all materials. You will use hand printed, one of a kind suminagashi marbled paper, various decorative papers, chiyogami paper, linen or hemp thread and adhesive to make your own uniquely designed books. Tools are provided for use on the day.

Coffee, tea and biscuits are included.

You’ll take away your unique handmade books, new skills, and the satisfaction and well-being that the investment of time into working creatively brings.

In the workshop you will learn about:

The selection of materials
Paper grain
Cover preparation
Various Four hole binding styles
Some common bookbinding tools and how to use them safely

Classes are taught through practical demonstrations and supported hands on work. Image is to demonstrate the style of book only. Papers and materials will vary.