28 West 27th St, 3rd Flr
classes in the bindery
Book-In-A-BoxLearn the principles of bookbinding and boxmaking as you construct a chunky book and build a box to enclose it. Book and box are inextricably linked, as the vellum supports for the sewn text block are laced into the spine of its wrap-around box. Vellum patches reinforce the spine and add a decorative element enhanced by a button and loop closure.
Deadline to register: One week before the class starts.
Barbara Mauriello March 31 - April 1 , Saturday and Sunday, 10am - 4pm
Barbara Mauriello is a book artist who has a bookbinding studio in Hoboken, NJ. Barbara is the author of Making Memory Boxes. She is also a visiting instructor at the International Center of Photography, the Newark Museum, the Paper and Book Intensive and the Penland School of Crafts.
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