Longstitch Leather-bound Bookbinding

Cost: $50

Materials saved from the landfill:

paper, leather

Skills you’ll learn:

longstitch bookbinding, awl

An older, German bookbinding technique, the Longstitch, uses a single thread to sew multiple sections into a leather cover. Traditional tools such as a bonefolder and a bookbinder’s awl will be used to prepare the upcycled materials. Each participant will create a small, unique and functional book whose pages open completely, perfect for sketching, note-taking, or other record-keeping.

Last day to register: Thursday, March 16

Event Properties

Event Date 03-21-2017 6:00 pm
Location
Perennial - Transforming Objects, Lives, Community
7413 South Broadway St. Louis, MO 63111 US
Perennial - Transforming Objects, Lives, Community
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