28 West 27th St, 3rd Flr
classes in the bindery
Bookbinding IThis introductory course will familiarize students with the basic materials (paper, cloth, board, and adhesives), techniques (folding, sewing, gluing), and history of bookbinding. Students will make several structures, including a pamphlet, a flat and a rounded case bound multi-section book, and a photo album. This course is a prerequisite for several other courses, and is a required course for our certificate program.
Deadline to register: One week before class starts.
Shanna Yarbrough April 26 - June 28 , Thursday evenings, 6:30-9:30pm
Shanna Yarbrough is a book artist and designer. She earned an MFA in Book Arts from the University of Alabama and has studied with master printers George Kane, Peter Kruty and Steve Miller, and bookbinder Wesley Baker. She currently lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.
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