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Coptic Binding & Slipcase

5(1 review)
Learn how to make a beautiful book and slipcase
Stoke Newington
In-person
£89 pp
5hrs
Beginner
Next available date:16th July 2022
What happens in this class?

In this workshop you will learn how to make a Coptic bound book and a protective slipcase. The Coptic binding is a historical, non- adhesive structure, still popular today for its flexible and beautiful format. It has hard covers and exposed sewing on the spine and opens perfectly flat which makes it ideal to use as a notebook, sketchbook, photo album or to incorporate your own artwork or writing.

You will learn how to prepare the covers and sections and sew the book together. In the second half of the workshop, we will be making a bookcloth covered slipcase designed…

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5(1 review)
Amy - 29 August 2019
I loved this course. The craft of bookmaking is very satisfying. Lina is so knowledgeable and is a great teacher.
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Age Requirement

18

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Your Teacher

We Make Books! is an artist-led educational organisation that aims to promote the craft of bookbinding and the book as an art object in its own right, through courses, exhibitions and events.

We Make Books! delivers workshops for adults, children and families at different locations across London and the UK, from galleries and creative spaces to schools, colleges, fairs and arts events.

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We Make Books Studio V22
Stoke Newington
3-9 Belfast Road
N16 6UN
London

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Coptic Binding & Slipcase

Reviews

Amy - 29 August 2019
I loved this course. The craft of bookmaking is very satisfying. Lina is so knowledgeable and is a great teacher.