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Three Nesting Boxes - ONLINE - Weekly 26th October - 9th November (7-9pm)

$8.00 - $300.00

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  • Image of Three Nesting Boxes - ONLINE - Weekly 26th October - 9th November (7-9pm)
  • Image of Three Nesting Boxes - ONLINE - Weekly 26th October - 9th November (7-9pm)
  • Image of Three Nesting Boxes - ONLINE - Weekly 26th October - 9th November (7-9pm)
  • Image of Three Nesting Boxes - ONLINE - Weekly 26th October - 9th November (7-9pm)

Everyone needs a box for your bits and bobs. What better than one made by yourself (or three), covered in specialty book cloth.

In this beginner-friendly class, your teacher Isabelle will guide you through how to make a set of three nesting boxes step-by-step. These boxes are designed to fit into one another, each with a different construction and design.

You will learn to measure and cut boards precisely, fitting the pieces together like a puzzle. The boxes shall be covered in book cloth.

You will learn to make three ESSENTIAL style of boxes:
- Box 1 A box with a fitted lid
- Box 2 A box with cap lid
- Box 3 A box with an over hanging lid

Each box shall be made to nestle one inside the other!

Date:
26th October - A box with a over hang lid
2nd October - A box with a fitted lid
9th November - A box with cap lid
Time: (7 - 9pm)

Materials:
Materials can be included, or you can supply your own. If you are sourcing materials yourself, you can use what is suggested below for ease.

Tools you will need:
Needle
Bone Folder
Ruler
Pencil
A board cutting knife (absolutely necessary)
Cutting mat
PVA

Materials in your Bookbinding Box:
Book cloth - at least 1/2M
Magazines for waste paper
Book Board 2.35mm at least 1/2 M
Decorative papers for lining

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 except needles).

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

Please note:
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 Ting McGowan © 2018 Isabelle Ting McGowan. All rights reserved.