Cloth Case Binding

July 9th & July 10th 2016. 12-5 pm each day.

In this 2-day introductory class taught by Sophia Kramer, students will review basic bookbinding terminology and techniques before creating their own hardcover book with cloth covers and decorative endpapers.

Techniques & concepts covered: grain direction, creating signatures, making endpapers, punching and sewing on tapes, casing, and more.