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
A day exploring the endless possibilities of concertina books and gelatine printing.
Saturday 11 November 2017, 9.00am – 5.00pm, in the Hall, Hughes Community Centre
Please register interest [email protected]
Cost $110 ($70 for Guild members)
Skill level: Beginners
Participants will be guided through a number of techniques to create concertina books:
- Making a gelatine printing plate
- Printing processes with a gelatine plate
- Combining prints into a concertina
- Covering boards for concertina covers
- Putting it all together to take home
Marama Warren was one of eight who attended the Simplified binding workshop.
Read about it here
Dos Rapporte – Boards are made off the book, so many creative design possibilities for this binding style. Rosemarie Jeffers-Palmer developed this workshop using notes from the inventor Ben Elbel.
Some designs from the Canberra Craft Bookbinders Guild workshop in October 2013.