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Bookbinding class 

Making hinged covers for hardcover stab bindings. We’ll show you the finished books next week!

Japanese bookbinding 

We had a student in today learning to make soft cover Japanese (stab) bindings. Here are the pretty books she made:

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Longstitch binding class 

Here’s a finished student book from last night’s class, with a heavy paper cover made from some of the paste papers we made last month.

Art in the Park

This weekend we took part in Events in the Manor, a fun free exhibit of Art in the Park. Here’s our set-up in the dining room of historic Willistead Manor, ready to demonstrate bookbinding for the public:

It’s more fun doing a demo by teaching somebody, so local artist Julie Bell came by to help out and learned a Japanese stab binding:

Up The Mesh Count, session one

Last night we printed with the participants of the first series of Up The Mesh Count workshops. Check out some of the prints they made!

Registration for the June sessions opens at noon on June 1. You can keep up-to-date on what’s happening, and see many more photos from the workshops, by visiting the Up The Mesh Count Facebook page.