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In-person classCOVID-19 SecureAn Introduction to Bookbinding in Four Forms with Shelagh McCarthyIn this intensive 2 day workshop you will learn to fold, stitch and bind 4 different book forms.

Kentish Town

£185 pp

Two session course

Beginner

What happens in this class?

The class is led by artist Shelagh McCarthy. A bookbinder and printmaker with a wealth of teaching experience, Shelagh has run Adult Masterclasses at the British Library for the last 4 years. As well as regularly contributing to that programme, she has designed and led creative workshops and courses both privately and for various London institutions including Central Saint Martin’s, Riba, Bethlem Museum of the Mind, The Guardian Education Centre. ‘The attention to detail and the care with which participants were involved at their own level was remarkable’. Adult learner, Bookbinding masterclass, The British Library.

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What should I bring? An apron, pencil (HB), rubber. Paper and covering materials will be supplied, but you are welcome to bring any additional personal artwork you’d like to bind or use as covering material. In addition to the materials provided, there will be a range of decorative hand…

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Age Requirement

16

Flexible cancellation policy

Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.

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The Minerva Workshop is located in Kentish Town in North London, in an old Victorian Warehouse full of creative businesses, and run by painter Lottie Cole.

The Minerva Workshop hosts masterclasses taught by artists and artisans as well as regular weekly classes. All the classes are taught by professional full-time artists and artisans, who love to share their knowledge and skill.

The classes are open to all levels, unless stated, and kept to a limited number of no more than 12. This keeps the classes intimate and allows for everyone to have sufficient help and encouragement in a friendly…

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Minerva Workshop
Kentish Town
Unit 2, Dove Centre
109 Bartholomew Road
NW5 2BJ
London
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