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Bookbinding for Beginners - Online 16th January (9.30am - 12.30pm)

$50.00 - $180.00

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Are you keen to try out a new creative hobby? Join Isabelle for this Bookbinding for Beginners class and learn the basics of creating your own journals and diaries from scratch!

In this intensive class, you'll be guided by an industry professional, as you learn about and familiarise yourself with the materials and various bookbinding techniques such as sewing, cutting and assembling used in this craft practice.

You'll then get the chance to unleash your creativity and design your own items from scratch. Isabelle will teach you three different bookbinding techniques and you'll get to create your own Venetian journal, Japanese stab-binding book, and a pamphlet book.

Date: 16th January
Time: 9.30am - 12.30pm

Tools you will need to provide yourself:
A paper cutting knife (straight-blade)
Cutting mat
Magazines for waste paper

Materials in your Bookbinding Box from us:
Bookbinding board thick
Bookbinding board thin
Marbled paper
Book cloth
Book cloth strip
Bone folder
Linen thread

A full materials pack couriered out to you, free post (no tools except needles).
Closing date for booking for those requiring materials delivery in the Sydney Metro areas is 4 days before class commences.

This class is beginner-friendly, perfect for anyone looking to get into bookbinding. No prior experience necessary! The workshop does require a certain level of capability and confidence in using sharp instruments and being able to follow verbal instructions is expected.

No refunds for Online workshops once commenced. A Zoom link shall be sent out to you a few days before. We shall start gathering students 10 minutes before the workshop. Lateness shall not be accommodated.

Workshop written and delivered by Isabelle Ting McGowan © 2018 Isabelle Ting McGowan. All rights reserved.