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Oct 15,2016 -     Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bookbinding for Beginners Intensive
Saturday, October 15th / 9am-4pm (lunch provided) Instructor: Janna Willoughby-Lohr Learn the basics of bookbinding to create books at home! Topics covered will include: how to properly cut book board, paper grain info, adhesive types, how to create hardcover journals, overview of different binding styles, overview of all basic tools and how/when to use them, and much more. After the basics are covered, participants will be able to pick a style of binding and the instructor will work with them to create a finished book. The fee includes a 'Bookbinding Tool Kit' with all the essential tools:needles, awl, wax, thread, linen tapes, knife, bone folder, jade glue and more.
Cost: $200 includes all materials (Bookbinding Tool Kit)
Pre-payment is required for all workshops at WNYBAC. You can pay online, by phone, or by mail. If you would like to send a check, please email to let us know. If you would like to pay over the phone, please call 716-348-1430.


Western New York Book Arts Center
468 Washington Street
Buffalo, New York 14203

Registration is closed for this event.
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We would like to take this opportunity to thank our funders listed below, for providing support to WNYBAC's ongoing programs taking place throughout Western New York:

NYSCA M & T Art 4 Moore Zenger Group Evans Bank Community Foundation Baird Foundation
Cameron Jane Wendt Foundation StoryGrowing