More Bookbinding Workshops this Spring!

​It’s wonderful to see more bookbinding workshops being offered in the Lower Mainland! Here are several being held this Spring in Vancouver and Burnaby.

APRIL 2016

  • Sun, Apr 3, 10, 17 and 24, 1:30-4:30pm, Book Binding Workshop, $100. Learn 4 different book bindings: coptic, medieval, tacketing, long stitch. Britannia Community Centre, 1661 Napier St, Vancouver. Register online, or call 604-718-5000 ext. 1
  • Fri, Apr 8, 15, 22 and 29, 1-4pm, Bookbinding 101, $105. Learn accordion fold, simple pamphlet, Coptic stitch binding, tunnel book, and Japanese side stitching. Burnaby Art Gallery, 6344 Deer Lake Ave, Burnaby. Register online.
  • Sat, Apr 9, 10-4pm, Hardcover Bookbinding, $169 – FULL.  Canadian Bookbinders & Book Artists Guild (CBBAG), Vancouver. Register by email.
  • Sun, Apr 17, 10-2pm, Drop Back Book Box, $93. Make a handsome drop-back box to store and protect valuable books and ephemera. Alcuin Society, held at Creekside Community Centre, 1 Athletes Way, Vancouver. Register by email.
  • Sat, Apr 23, 2-5pm, Japanese Book Binding, $85. Blim, 115 East Pender St, Vancouver. Register online, or call 604-872-8180
MAY 2016
  • Sun, May 1, 1:30-4:30pm, Book Binding Workshop, $45. Just in time for Mother’s Day, learn to make a hardcover portfolio to showcase and store artworks. Britannia Community Centre, 1661 Napier St, Vancouver. Register online, or call 604-718-5000 ext. 1
  • Sat, May 14, 9:30-1:30pm, Make an Ancient Egyptian Bound Book, $85. Lee Valley Tools, 1180 SE Marine Dr, Vancouver. Please call to register 604-261-2262
 JUNE 2016
  •  Sat, Jun 4, 9:30-1:30pm, Make a Medieval Style Leather Bound Book, $90. Lee Valley Tools, 1180 SE Marine Dr, Vancouver. Please call to register 604-261-2262.
  • Sun, Jun 12, 1:30-4:30pm, Book Binding Workshop, $45. Just in time for Father’s Day, learn to make a Japanese box. Britannia Community Centre, 1661 Napier St, Vancouver. Register online, or call 604-718-5000 ext. 1

 

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