Ypres - Secret Belgium Binding


TUTOR: Isabelle Ting McGowan
DATES: Private Booking ONLY
TIME: 9.30 a.m. – 1.30 p.m. (1 day workshop)
COST: $150
Class size: Maximum 4 students

Course description

The secret Belgian binding is a method of bookbinding that uses an exposed sewing to bind multiple sections to the cover boards and spine. It creates an interesting thread pattern on the cover and it is a very sturdy binding that allows the book to open completely flat.

Course content
You will learn complex stitching styles known as Secret Belgium Binding

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.

All materials and tools are supplied at the Bindery

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