Workshops

Bookbinding Sampler Workshop for Beginners, Vol. 2
In this sampler-style bookbinding workshop students will learn the tools of the trade with easy, softcover bookbinding techniques to create unique, handmade books. Everyone will leave with three finished notebooks.

When: Saturday, January 25, 2020, 12:00pm-4:00pm
Where: Gotamago Studio-Shop, 1231 Woodbine Ave, Toronto

For more information & to register, please go here.

 

Reconstructed: Making a Bespoke Coptic Journal

Learn how to craft your own hand-bound hardcover journal using discarded books. This workshop will introduce you to the tools of the trade, materials, and techniques to deconstruct an old novel and transform it into a new journal. You’ll be using the Coptic stitch to bind your journal

When: Sunday March 1, 2020 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Where: Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artist’s Guild, 180 Shaw St., Toronto

For more information & to register, please go here.

 

Design, Cut, & Print Monogram Ex Libris Bookplates
Learn how to design, create, and print your own monogram Ex Libris bookplate! In this workshop students will learn basic relief printing techniques, using 3″ x 3″ softoleum blocks and lino cutting tools.

When: Saturday March 14, 2020 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Where: Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artist’s Guild, 180 Shaw St., Toronto

For more information & to register, please go here.