We are pleased to announce our second book binding workshop on 18th/19th of December (two day workshop) at Baan 50, Rotterdam.
We have invited a guest teacher - artist Marion Bosen from Bremen, Germany – who currently works at the Art University of Bremen. She makes beautiful silk screen prints and hand-bound books of her work. Her books form part of the collection of the Research Center for Artist’ s Publication of the New Museum Weserburg in Bremen.
Workshop Details :
This workshop covers the basic principles of hardback bookbinding. During this workshop, participants will learn how to fold and manipulate paper using specialist bookbinding tools and how to stitch and multi-section books.
On completion of the workshop participants will leave with their own hand bound book and the skills to make their own books at home using minimal equipment. This workshop is suitable for all abilities, including beginners, with materials provided. The work shop will be located in the artist studio at Baan 50, Rotterdam. From 10:30 to 17:00. The cost is 25 Euro for the whole workshop (incl paper, materials, drinks & snacks.)
Workshop Schedule :
Day 1 (18th) - 10:30 - 17:00
Introduction , Hardback binding ( folding papers, sawing, taping )
Day 2 (19th) - 10:30 - 16:00
Hardback binding ( making hard cover)
Coptic Binding, Egyptian binding ....