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Print & Bind - Concertina Sketchbook or Photo Book Online - 12th November (7 - 9.15pm)

$3.00 - $140.00

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  • Image of Print & Bind - Concertina Sketchbook or Photo Book Online - 12th November (7 - 9.15pm)
  • Image of Print & Bind - Concertina Sketchbook or Photo Book Online - 12th November (7 - 9.15pm)
  • Image of Print & Bind - Concertina Sketchbook or Photo Book Online - 12th November (7 - 9.15pm)

What can you achieved in a two and a half hours? Make a hard-cover sketchbook with your own fully designed and printed book cloth cover, with a perfectly folded concertina booklet inside.

This fully lead (step-by-step) fast-paced workshop does just that.
You will learn:
• Carve a pattern
• Block Printing skills (proper rollers and ink!) or use ink pads
• Print onto Book cloth
• Make a hard back book cover with your book cloth
• Fold your concertina book and insert into your cover

Make a little booklet or two during class and with enough materials for four booklets included in our kit, you'll be able to keep making more on your own.

These little booklets are great for a portable sketchbook or photos and make fantastic gifts for Christmas!

Date: 12th November
Time: 7 - 9.15pm

Tools you will need:
Bone Folder
Ruler
Pencil
A paper cutting knife (straight-blade)
Cutting mat
Magazines for waste paper
PVA
Lino Cutting tools
Ink pad (optional, can purchase below)
Small piece card or plastic for rolling out paint

Materials in your bookbinding box are enough to make two booklets:
Watercolour paper
Book Board
Book cloth (one light and one dark)
Block printing ink 20g x 1 colour
Block printing mini rubber roller
Small piece of block printing block

Extra two booklets pack of materials can be purchased separately:
4 sheets of Watercolour paper
2 x A4 size Book Board
2 x A4 Book cloth (one light and one dark)
Block printing ink 20g x 1 colour
Block printing mini rubber roller
2 x Small pieces of block printing block

Optional:
Printing Ink Pads are useful - $11 each

Closing date for booking for those requiring materials delivery in the Sydney Metro areas is 4 days before class commences.

Tool and Materials options
Options 1:
A full materials pack couriered out to you, free post (no tools unless listed, except needles).

Option 2
Select individual Premium tools or standard tool for purchase as necessary.
https://www.owlandlion.com/product/tools-and-materials

Should you choose to gather your own tools and materials, please ensure that all tools and materials are on hand within easy reach during the workshop. You will be expected to have everything on the list, or improvised at your own responsibility.

This workshop booking is for one person only. Additional participants must book in individually, regardless of household arrangement or age.

This is a technical workshop. The workshop requires a certain level of capability and confidence in using sharp instruments and being able to follow verbal instructions is expected.

Refunds:
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 McGowan © 2020 Isabelle McGowan. All rights reserved.