Fundamentals of Bookbinding I

Students learn the foundations of bookbinding through hands-on experience and discussion of both adhesive and non-adhesive books. Learn structural elements, sewing variations, and covering and cutting techniques using various materials, in addition to proper use of tools and equipment. Discussions throughout the course cover terminology, materials selection, and use. Structures covered include: coptic; long stitch; flat back.

All tools and supplies are provided and included in the tuition price. Please bring a notebook with you to class. 

Upcoming classes:

  • Monday, June 19 to Friday, June 23, 8:30am-4:30pm. Instructor Erin Fletcher BB '12.
  • Monday, September 18 to Friday, September 22, 8:30am-4:30pm. Instructor Erin Fletcher BB '12.
  • Saturdays, October 14 to November 11, 8:30am-4:30pm. Instructor: Amy Laipdow BB '95.


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