Gray's CPD Short Course - Creative Bookmaking
Saturday, 11 March 2017 from 10:00 to 13:00 (GMT)
Gray’s CPD Short Courses
Sat 11th March 2017 10am – 1pm
Tutor Susan Cassie
This workshop will explore a variety of elementary bookbinding techniques which can be used to create artists books, sketch books, notebooks etc, all of which can be used in both a personal and classroom context.
Students will be introduced to the tools and materials to be used, and examples of various bindings will be discussed.
Students will make three books using three basic binding stitches - pamphlet stitch, Japanese stab binding and long stitch. These will be made using a variety of new and recycled materials.
Notes on resources and materials will be provided.
10am - 10.15 Introduction
10.15 - 12.30 Demonstrations and workshops
12.30 - 1pm Discussion and resource info
There will be tea/ coffee available throughout the workshop.