COPTIC BINDING & SLIPCASE

Saturday 16th July 2022 11.00am – 16.00pm @  We Make Books Studio, V22, 3-9 Belfast Road, London, N16 6UN In this workshop you will learn how to make a Coptic bound book and a protective slipcase. The Coptic binding is a historical, non- adhesive structure, still popular today for its flexible and beautiful format. It […]

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JAPANESE BINDINGS & WRAP-AROUND CASE

Saturday 18 June 2022 11:00am – 16:00pm @ We Make Books Studio, V22, 3-9 Belfast Road, London, N16 6UN In this workshop participants will make three handmade books using different Japanese sewing techniques: the 4-hole binding, the noble binding and the tortoise-shell binding. We will also be making a traditional bookcloth covered wraparound case that folds […]

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INTRODUCTION TO BOOKBINDING

Saturday 9th April 2022 11.00am – 16.00pm @ We Make Books Studio, V22, 3-9 Belfast Road, London, N16 6UN In this workshop, you will learn how to make three different book structures: a concertina book, a 4-hole stab binding and a single section case binding. You will learn about basic bookbinding techniques, including folding, making […]

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LEARN HOW TO MAKE A HARDCOVER NOTEBOOK [ONLINE WORKSHOP + MATERIALS KIT]

Saturday 19th March 202211am – 14pmHosted on Zoom In this online hands-on workshop, you will learn how to make a single section hand-bound book with hard covers and find out about basic bookbinding techniques, including folding, making endpapers, sewing, covering and casing in. We will go through all the different tools and materials we will […]

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learn how to make a hardcover notebook [ONLINE WORKSHOP +MATERIALS KIT]

Saturday11th December 2021 11am – 14pmHosted on Zoom In this online hands-on workshop, you will learn how to make a single section hand-bound book with hard covers and find out about basic bookbinding techniques, including folding, making endpapers, sewing, covering and casing in. We will go through all the different tools and materials we will […]

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INTRODUCTION TO BOOKBINDING

Saturday 13th November 2021 11.00am – 16.00pm @ The Create Place, 29 Old Ford Rd, London, E2 9PJ In this workshop, you will learn how to make three different book structures: a concertina book, a 4-hole stab binding and a single section case binding. You will learn about basic bookbinding techniques, including folding, making endpapers, […]

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