Bookbinding Classes NYC

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Bookbinding Classes Coming up in New York

Students will be able to make models and also construct their own individual examples using their own drawings, photographs, rubber stamps,

+3250 pts
Sa.Su.   Sep 13th - Sep 14th, 10am

Explore the basics in this course that looks at bookbinding as a fluid and expressive art form - and one that dovetails with fiber arts! Stu

+3000 pts
Sa.   Sep 6th - Sep 27th, 11am
All levels

Learn to make books for fun or profit—can be a new hobby--great for gifts, cards, etc.—or contribute to your profession—port

+4500 pts
W.   Sep 17th - Oct 22nd, 6pm
All levels
Wednesday September 17 6pm - 9pm 6 Sessions $450
Wednesday October 29 6pm - 9pm 7 Sessions $450

You will learn to operate the Center's motorized guillotine paper cutter, which makes it easy to cut large stacks of paper and to trim the e

+950 pts
F.   Sep 12th, 5pm
All levels

Artist Scott Teplin will teach a four-session course on how to bind an very durable, archival book that lies flat for scanning, copying or j


Students will gain a confidence that they can repeat the steps on their own, to later teach to their students. Experiment with some simple b


This course provides a grand overview of four bookbinding techniques (the 1-page book, the accordion style book, traditional Japanese bookbi


Learn how to make your own Coptic bound sketchbook/notebook from start to finish. Coptic binding is an ancient binding structure with two ha


Students will make several structures, including a pamphlet, a flat and a rounded case bound multi-section book, and a photo album. This in


Learn to make books with paper, cloth, and leather hard covers. These traditional bindings include spines with hidden sewing as in classic


In this workshop book artist Natalie Stopka, will teach you the basic s of bookbinding terms, tools, and skills as they create a leather bou


Esther K. Smith, author of How to Make Books and half of the renowned Purgatory Pie Press, teaches bookbinding for artists and printmakers.E


In the first class, get your hands dirty and learn techniques to create your own paste paper. This laid-back session will be followed by a t


In this class students create a variety of traditional books, so that they can both make books in class and use these skills to improvise an


Give something truly meaningful for the holidays. Learn to print, assemble and bind your own books with these time-honored bookbinding and p


Learn adhesive applications, archival materials and professional techniques to complete 3 finished books during this fun weekend. Gain all t


Students will learn the basics of hand-made book production and practice several simple binding techniques that can be done at home. This 3-


Learn to sew a blank book by-hand, of multiple pages, with decorative endsheets. Then case in your pages, for a hard cover binding with love


Learn 4 variations on longstich binding. Students will focus on historic, non-adhesive book structures, based on coptic methods. From a sim


In this course we will take your story and screen print it into a book of your very own. You have a narrative that flows like a Kerouac firs

Need help finding a class? Call 212-729-4088 or email [email protected]