Restored and rebound paperback using original covers
Introduction to Bookbinding classes due to start on Saturday 10th May.
Join us in our air conditioned bindery and learn how to make 3 different books over an 8
week period. These books are great as notebooks, journals or artists books.
They make very special gifts.
The bindery is beside Amazing Paper so, not only do we have a huge range of cloths to use but delicious decorative papers and card to use in your books – you will be supplied with a tempting choice of materials and papers.
Your price includes the use of materials.
While you are a student you can make arrangements with Rosemarie to use the bindery between classes.
There is ample parking where we are on a Saturday and a couple of cafes near by forestorative coffee/tea and lunch afterwards.
Classes held on Saturday mornings – 10.00am to 12.30pm.
Book for one or all 3 and receive a 5% discount.
Price for all 3 workshops is $320.00 less your 15% discount = $304.00
In lesson 1 (10th May) you will make this attractive blank journal choosing form a range of decorative papers for the endpapers and different cards to form the covers.
Great for a quick gift for someone or binding your or your children’s drawings/poems.
Book for project 1 – $40.00
This project takes 4 weeks (starts 17th May to 7th June). You will deckle cut the pages in cartridge paper, fold and securely stitch ontotapes. Add headbands, beautiful decorative endpapers then create a hard cover with a bit more of the decorative paper on the front.
Too good to give this one away so go home and make another.
Book for project 2 – $160
Many of us have favourite paperbacks, especially cookbooks, that fall apart. Here, over 3 lesson(starting 14th June to 28th June). You will restore and rebind your book into a semi flexible covers using the original covers to complete.
Ready for reading and use again.
A great gift also as everyone seems to have such a book requiring attention.
Book for project 3 – $120.00