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MONONOKE - Exposed sewing with tapes - 26th February 2020


TUTOR: Isabelle McGowan
DATES: Wednesday 26th February 2020
TIME: 9.30am-1.30pm
COST: $100

Ideal for:
For those who has completed Level 1 and above

Course description:
This course focus on gorgeous spine work with multiple sections sewing at advance level. This is a complex and very beautiful stitch that is sewn onto tapes and the book block, offering a challenge and inspiration for students at every level.

Course content:
This course will look at sewing across the spine onto tape support. Whether you choose to keep your design traditional or interpret the technique with a more modern twist, you will learn a wealth of fun decorative possibility to add to your binding repertoire.

Learning outcome:
By the end of this course you should be able to:
- make decorative sewing a part of your binding expression
- add visual drama to your one-of-a-kind books by incorporating the actual sewing of a book as part of its decoration.
- Incorporate the use of ribbons and leather tapes into your books

All materials and tools are supplied at the Bindery


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