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Edge Treatments: Maker’s Mess

March 15 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Instructor: Don Taylor
Duration: 1 day, Sunday, March 15
Hours: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Course fee: $95 members/non-members
Materials fee: $20 payable to the instructor
Prerequisite: Bookbinding 1 or permission of the instructor

Registration closes Weds, Mar 11 11:59 PM EST

In this one-day class, we will explore the techniques of paste wash, sprinkling, polished graphite powder, foil stamping and gauffering that can enhance the edges of your books.

This course is part of the Maker’s Mess 2020 series which focuses on making materials and exploring techniques for customizing the look of your books.

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 and he can be found at www.dontaylorbookbinder.com/ He has taught for CBBAG since 1984.


March 15
10:00 am - 5:00 pm


CBBAG Bindery
180 Shaw Street, Suite 102
Toronto, Ontario Canada