Bookbinding Classes New York

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Bookbinding Classes Coming up in New York

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

$300
+3000 pts
Su.   May 11th - Jun 8th, 11am
All levels

Learn how to make a sketchbook that will fold completely flat when open for easy sketching.

$75
+750 pts
Su.   May 25th, 12pm
All levels

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

$325

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 lovely book cloth. This is a perfect book for journal writings, drawings and collage.

$230

Create a fabulous book using absolutely no adhesives. Perfect for artists' books, as the pages lie perfectly flat, and you do not lose any image or text.

$185

Familiarize yourself with the structure of the book while learning bookbinding & restoration, proper use of tools, materials and adhesives.

$175

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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 and create unique books on their own.

$200

Create and design your image, transfer the image, plan the printing sequence, carve a soft block, and print it by hand with a brayer and waterbased inks.

$180

Learn how to make a sketchbook that will fold completely flat when open for easy sketching.

$60

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

$79

Taking a class with friends or coworkers? Explore private event options

In this class, students will learn the basics of paper making and basic book binding skills.

$300

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

$295

Give something truly meaningful for the holidays. Learn to print, assemble and bind your own books with these time-honored bookbinding and printmaking techniques that you can do at home. Students will learn Japanese side stitch, xerox and acrylic transfer techniques to create some truly one-of-a-kind albums and scrapbooks. What to bring: Bring your own photos, new

$60

Learn how to make your own Coptic bound sketchbook/notebook from start to finish.

$62

Participants will incorporate book arts with sewing techniques, using fabric pages for their artist's book. Book binding, sewing and embroidery techniques will be taught and practiced.

$300
Need help finding a class? Call 212-729-4088 or email [email protected]