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Make a note book with a bookbinder

Make a note book with a bookbinder

Duration:1.5 hours total
Includes:Food and equipment
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I have been bookbinding for 15 years at different binderies around the country and have been teaching the craft for many years. I have been awarded prizes for my design bindings and currently run the International Bookbinding Competition. I love books, I love making books and I love teaching people how to make books!
Mylyn
Mylyn
Mylyn
Mylyn

What we’ll do

In this one and half hour work shop I will welcome you into my home bookbinding studio in leafy suburbia. I will introduce you to the terms and tools of the craft. Using traditional bookbinding tools and equipment you will prepare pages, choose cover material, make your covers and sew your own notebook. You will go home with a beautiful book and the skills to make more in the future. The notebooks…

What else you should know

No experience needed, full instruction will be provided.

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Yummy Tea and cake
Equipment
Aprons, all tools and materials

What to bring

If you have any decorative paper you wish to use for the covers- wrapping paper etc please feel free to bring along
Aprons will be provided but we will be using glue so wear appropriate clothing.

Where you'll be

The workshop will take place in my home studio in leafy suburbia overlooking our gorgeous back garden.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 3 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

What to bring

If you have any decorative paper you wish to use for the covers- wrapping paper etc please feel free to bring along

More tips

No experience needed, full instruction will be provided.

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Mylyn
Make a note book with a bookbinder
New experience
£25/person
New experience
£25/person