Instructor: Don Taylor
Location: CBBAG Bindery (180 Shaw St, Toronto)
Duration: 6 Sundays, Oct 14, 21, 23 and Nov 11, 18, 25 (note skip Nov 4), 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Course fee: $630 members / $690 non-members
Materials fee: $30 payable to the Instructor
Prerequisite: BB1 or permission of the instructor
This six-day course introduces intermediate techniques, such as rounding and backing and sewn end bands, necessary for traditional binding structures. Participants will sew two models, completing one as a German case binding and the other as either a Bradel or split board binding.
Don Taylor is a bookbinder and restorer who works and teaches in Toronto. He was trained in bookbinding and design at Sheridan College and the Three Schools of Art and has studied with Betsy Palmer Eldridge. His work is exhibited widely and is represented in public and private collections across Canada. He has taught for CBBAG since 1984. www.dontaylorbookbinder.com