'Wunderbuch' (Peep-Show Book) - 9th October (9.30am - 12.30pm)
$3.00 - $170.00
Get ready to come on a journey of pure imagination.
This will be one of the most relaxing and fun bookbinding workshops you can join.
Begin by unpacking and admiring all the beautiful illustrations and enjoy colouring in your illustrations with pens or watercolours and then cutting the images out ready for class. This can be done over several evenings before class.
At the workshop, learn how to fold and make your Tunnel Book frame, then in the grand tradition of 'Wunderkammer - Cabinet of curiosities, you will build and fill your book with curiosities, layer by layer.
Finish by making a hard cover with lovely book cloth to case your Tunnel Book.
Date: 9th October 2021
Time: 9.30am- 12.30pm
Tools you will need:
A paper and board cutting knife (absolute necessary)
A Scalpel and blade (absolute necessary)
Magazines for waste paper
Watercolours or ink pens
Materials in your Bookbinding Box:
2 x Sheets A3 or 8 x A5 Watercolour paper 300gsm
2 x Sheets A4 paper 150gms Short grain
1 sheet A3 Book board
1 sheet A3 Book cloth
5 - 8 x sheets of Illustrations
Closing date for booking for those requiring materials delivery in the Sydney Metro areas is 4 days before class commences.
Tool and Materials options
A full materials pack couriered out to you, free post.
Select individual Premium tools or standard tool for purchase as necessary.
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 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.
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.