Advanced Bookbinding Class rocks the Coptic stitch!

Coptic stitch covers nicely arrayed

Coptic stitch covers nicely arrayed

Seven brave women signed up for my spring 2011 Advanced Bookbinding class through the Falmouth Community School, and completed Nautical Chart coptic stitch books as a final project! Great job ladies! Check out the pictures below –

Faith and Gerry piercing holes for sewing stations.

 

Look at all the stitches!

 

Dodie […]

Intermediate Bookbinding Class

I think it’s finally time to write up a post about the Falmouth Community School Intermediate bookbinding class! On the wake of the Beginning Bookbinding Class, six intrepid bookbinders continued on to learn coptic stitch binding. Our first class we did a type of paper marbling called Suminagashi where we created papers with neat black swirling […]

Bookbinding Class – Paste Paper

In the beginning bookbinding class that I taught in October and November at the Falmouth Community school, we made paste papers – they are a really easy and fun way to make decorative papers. It’s kind of like finger-painting for grown-ups.

Supplies, Including tempera Paints, Paste, Inks and a brush

Whit making some paste paper

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Summer Classes at the Conservatory

News on upcoming bookbinding classes at the Falmouth Conservatory for June and July 2009 […]