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Bookbinding: Three-week course

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The Art House

Drury Lane

Wakefield

WF1 2TE

United Kingdom

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3 week Bookbinding Course

Dates: Mondays 6pm – 8:30pm
3 evenings 29th April, 13th May & 20th May (Please note bank holiday on 6th May)


Course description:

On this 3 week evening course you will learn how to use the tools, materials and techniques to get you started in bookbinding. You’ll make a variety of different small books from scratch including pamphlet stitch, Japanese stab binding, a hardcover book and concertina books. The course will be taught in a step by step way and you’ll learn some simple gluing and stitching methods you can continue with at home.


Who is the course for?

This course is for absolute beginners or ideal for someone looking to brush-up on their existing bookbinding skills. Those who have a creative practice may wish to learn some simple techniques to add a new process to their skills.


Do I need to bring anything?

All tools and materials are provided, along with a set of technical notes. If you have any papers of your own you wish to use then feel free to bring them along to use on the day.
Refreshments will be provided.


Your Tutor
Joanna Wilkinson is a practising printmaker, illustrator and bookbinder. She uses printing, collage, analogue/slow photography, memories, ephemera and graphic narrative to create books and images. Joanna is currently studying for a MA Creative Practice at Leeds Arts University. She has experience in teaching a wide variety of different groups of people including children and adults. See examples of her work at www.jowilkinson.co.uk, Instagram: joannawilko and Facebook: Jo wilkinson.


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Workshop and course bookings may be cancelled up to 10 working days before the scheduled start date. Our commercial workshops support the work we do as a charity, and because materials and equipment are ordered in advance, we regret that refunds cannot be offered less than ten working days before the workshop date.

In the event that The Art House needs to cancel a workshop, your ticket will be refunded in full.

Bookings cannot be transferred between courses however bookings can be transferred to another person in the event that you are unable to attend on the day.

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