Category Archives: fine design binding

Drop-in Saturday 14 July

New in 2018
Drop-in Saturday 14 July
9.00 – 12.30, Room 3 Hughes Community Centre, Hughes, ACT.

Come along, be with other binders and share and learn together.

Type, tooling and titling. Be shown and assisted people in the use of the Guilds type and finishing tools.

Need assistance with your bookbinding project, there will be help on hand.

Paring machines will be set up ready for you to use.

Only $5, towards hiring the room.
Everyone welcome.
Drop-in Saturday dates 2018
8 Sept
10 Nov

Colleen Curry Workshops – Full

Bookarts, Canberra and Andersen’s Bindery, Sydney are hosting workshops in 2018 by Coleen Curry from USA

 

Coleen Curry has exhibited internationally and her work is held in many private collections. She studied at the American Academy of Bookbinding (AAB) with Monique Lallier and graduated in 2009 with a diploma in fine binding.    Coleen has won international bookbinding prizes and her work has been exhibited around the globe.

 

Canberra Workshop

Articulated Leather Staple Binding –  5 days

Workshop in Canberra and Sydney

Leather Manipulation Techniques – 3 Days

Sydney Workshop

Staple Binding in Stone Veneer – 5 days

Date: April 2018

Register now:

 

Miniatures 10 March – 1 April

Canberra Craft Bookbinders’ Guild

presents

MINIATURES

The World of Small Books

 With special thanks to Stephen Byrne UK and Jim Brogan USA for allowing some of their collections to travel across the seas

Mezzanine Gallery, Civic Library

London Circuit, Canberra City

 Mon – Fri 10.00am – 5.30pm Sat: 10.00am 4.00pm

Guild 16 25 Aug – 17 Sept

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An exhibition of recent works by Canberra Craft Bookbinders’ Guild members at Canberra Civic Library – Mezzanine Gallery.

33 works of fine, contemporary, sculptural, challenging hand bookbinding

Download Guild 16 Catalogue 7MB

The exhibition runs from Thursday 25 August – Saturday 17 September.

Civic Library opening hours – Monday to Friday 10am – 5.30pm Saturday 10am to 4pm