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Bookbinding Taster Evening Class

Join this evening Bookbinding Taster class in London to chance your arm at making a book, and possibly unearth a new hobby in the process!
£60 pp
What happens in this class?

This evening class will give you the perfect opportunity to try your hand at creating your own hand-bound book without having to commit to a full course. Time to discover your new passion!

In this class

This evening course will provide students with the ideal opportunity to learn a creative and artistic skill, which may be used time and time again. Under expert guidance, students will be taken through all the key stages, techniques and tips of bookbinding in just 3 hours.

This short course will introduce you to the basic skills involved in creating a single signature book…

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Age Requirement

This class is suitable for all ages
All students under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.

Flexible cancellation policy

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

Shepherds is one of the oldest bookbinding companies in England, specialising in fine binding, restoration and the conservation of books and manuscripts.

Just a few minutes’ walk from Victoria station, shepherds at Rochester Road has been home to hand bookbinding for over twenty five years.

The bindery employs craftsman with a broad range of traditional and modern skills: paper conservation, hand-sewn pages, gilt edges, fine leather covers and gold finishings.

Workshops are open to the public and feature a variety of topics from box making to paper cutting.

Class Location
Shepherd's Bookbinders
30 Gillingham Street
Sw1V 1HU