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.
Drop-in Saturday dates 2018
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.
Articulated Leather Staple Binding – 5 days
Workshop in Canberra and Sydney
Leather Manipulation Techniques – 3 Days
Staple Binding in Stone Veneer – 5 days
Date: April 2018
- Canberra workshops please contact Joy Tonkin at [email protected]
- Sydney workshops visit Andersen’s Bindery
Bookarts were commissioned by Andrew Forrest to make this work, which is on display at the National Museum of Australia in Canberra.
An exhibition of recent works by Canberra Craft Bookbinders’ Guild members at Canberra Civic Library – Mezzanine Gallery.
32 works of fine, contemporary, creative, challenging hand bookbinding
Civic Library opening hours – Monday to Friday 10am – 5.30pm Saturday 10am to 4pm
Download or view the Guild 15 Catalogue 1.95MB