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Masterclass: Toad Binding or Simplified Leather Binding

$10.00 - $200.00

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Take a walk on the wild side with this fun and resourceful class of wild bindings!
We will have a play with cane toad leather and bind it into beautiful book using a 'quick leather binding technique' developed by Isabelle.

You will learn how to make:
i) ONE beautiful book made in a variation of a Bradel style bookbinding technique, in a square-ish book format, using cane toad leather and beautiful book cloth.

Beautiful coloured toad skins to choose from. Leave a message at checkout.

Date:
Time: 7-9pm

Tools you will need:
Needle
Bone Folder
Ruler
Pencil
Awl
A paper cutting knife (straight-blade)
Cutting mat
Magazines for waste paper

Materials in your bookbinding kit:
Paper
Thread
PVA
Book cloth
A piece of cane toad lather
Book Board

Closing date for booking is 7 days before class commences.
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. Some bookbinding experience is highly recommended.

How am I eligible for refresher prices?
You are able to book in to the special refresher price, if you have completed the EXACT course with us before. i.e, this is the 2nd, 3rd etc time you are taking the same class at the Owl and Lion Bindery. No exceptions shall be considered.

Wild Binders Club members often receive an additional discount price on top. 

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 Ting McGowan © 2018 Isabelle Ting McGowan. All rights reserved.