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,

$325
+3250 pts
Sa.Su.   Sep 13th - Sep 14th, 10am
Beginner

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

$300
+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

$450
+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
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Kids and parents learn printmaking together at this series of three Brooklyn Arts Council-funded workshops at Shoestring Press. Families are

$45
+450 pts
Su.   Sep 28th - Oct 12th, 1pm
Beginner
Sunday September 28 1pm - 3pm 3 Sessions $45
Sunday September 28 1pm - 3pm 1 Session $15
Sunday October 5 1pm - 3pm 1 Session $15
Sunday October 12 1pm - 3pm 1 Session $15
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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

$95
+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

$460

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

$150

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

$250

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

$70

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

$625

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

$625

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

$65

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

$250

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

$70

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

$200

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

$65

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

$325

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

$60

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

$235

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

$295
Need help finding a class? Call 212-729-4088 or email [email protected]