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August 17, 2018
Instructor: Rose Newlove
Location: CBBAG Bindery (180 Shaw Street)
Duration: 6 days, Fri-Sat-Sun, Aug 17-18-19 and 24-25-26
Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Course fee: $630 members/ $690 non-members
Materials fee: $30 payable to the instructor
This six-day course introduces the variety of tools, materials, sewings, and constructions fundamental to hand bookbinding. The course will start with the making of a simple pamphlet and proceed to the binding of two hard cover books. This class prepares participants to explore bookbinding on their own or continue with more advanced studies.
Rose Newlove is a graduate of the Fleming College conservation program and works as a book and paper conservator in Toronto. She has studied bookbinding at CBBAG with Don Taylor and Betsy Palmer Eldridge and at the American Academy of Bookbinding with Don Etherington.