This practical, hands-on course will teach you the basics of bookbinding and box making, from simple sewing techniques to making a hand-bound journal.
Most materials will be supplied and a fun program has been devised so that you can continue working on your project at home.
Continuing students can work on their own projects or build up their skills.
* Recognition of appropriate materials
* Use and characteristics of adhesives
* Tools and their use
* Bookcraft - box construction, cutting frames and mounting exercises
* Bookbinding - simple quarter binding - single & multi-section case binding - various securing techniques as applied to binding.
PLEASE NOTE: There is no class 10 August.
|Price||$435.00 (GST included)|
|Start date||Thursday, 27 July 2017|
|Finish date||Thursday, 21 September 2017|
|Sessions||8 sessions of 3 hours|
|Time||6.00pm - 9.00pm|
|Status||Module is finished.|
No pre-requisite skills are necessary, however manual dexterity is advantageous.
PLEASE NOTE: There is no class 10 August at tutor request. Course extends one week to 21 September.
"Such helpful & constructive teaching, with forbearance & flexibility. So approachable." Scott
"Something completely new to me. The teacher was very good." Sylvia
"Very interesting course, learnt many techniques." Benita
"Great instructor easy to follow instructions." Josie
"I love this course look forward to it all week. Feel I am learning heaps." Andrea
Address: 37 Constitution Avenue, Reid