Handmade Notebooks Workshop
30 May 2021
10am - 1pm
Landmark Arts Centre
As part of the Landmark Printmaking Festival 2021 we are offering a bookbinding workshop for the absolute beginner!
We will be making a selection of small notebooks & a gift bag using a combination of folding, sticking & sewing - nothing too complicated!
Included in the cost is a wonderful bookbinding tool kit that you can take home afterwards and use again and again.
What we'll cover:
- How to fold paper for bookmaking
- Making a simple folded notebook
- Make a sewn pamphlet with laminated covers
- Making a 16 page notebook with a pocket
- Making a 16 page stab binding notebook
- Making a simple gift bag to take away all your lovely notebooks!
The Binding Kit includes: Awl (for making holes), Bone Folder, Bookbinding needles, Bookbinding thread, Instructions/handout
What you'll need to bring (all other materials & tools will be provided): Small pair of scissors (or scalpel/craft knife & cutting mat), Ruler (preferably metal), Pencil.
Gill Smith is a local artist who's artwork takes a variety of forms – printmaking (both traditional and digital), layered cut paper collages and artist books.
To book a place visit: https://www.landmarkartscentreshop.co.uk/kits-workshops/handmade-notebooks-with-gill-smith or telephone 020 8977 7558.
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