Society for Calligraphy, Southern California

Long Stitch Bookbinding

When

Saturday, June 27

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Description

Learn the basics of bookmaking and how to bind books using long stitch. This is an elegant, exposed-spine bookbinding technique that lends itself to creativity. Bookbinding basics will be covered, including what tools you need to make your own books at home. You will make a hardcover book using book cloth and your choice of gorgeous papers from around the world for the cover and high quality blank paper for the pages. This book is ideal to use as a guest book, photo album, or recipe book.

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Speaker

Amy Spencer

Sponsor

Inland Empire/Pomona Valley Regional

Contact

Alessandra Kawakubo

Flyer

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Materials Needed

Materials needed: an old magazine, a ruler, a bookbinding awl, a sharpened pencil or two and a bone folder. Material fee: $8.00

Location

Inland Empire/Pomona location TBA

Cost

$30.00