Hand-Sewn Book Making Course
27th January 2018
10:00 - 15:30
Tutor: Angela Thames
ABOUT THE COURSE
Make your own personalised sketchbook, notebook or gift book, using a variety of different hand-sewing techniques. You will take home two or three books made from decorative paper and card such as till receipts, envelopes, packets and old calendars.
Our tutor will guide you through the process of pamphlet stitching, long stitching and then producing a multi-sectioned book using tape/ribbon to fasten, all of which will be yours to take away. This course is an excellent introduction to the world of book-making from an exceptional book-making artist.
THE COURSE WILL GIVE PARTICIPANTS
WHO IS THIS COURSE SUITABLE FOR?
Suitable for beginners
WHAT TO BRING/WEAR
ABOUT THE TUTOR
Angela Thames is a renowned Book Artist with work held in both private and public collections including Tate Britain, Oxford Brookes University, Bath Spa University, and internationally in Italy and North America. Having graduated from UCA Farnham in 2006 with a degree in Fine Art, Angela now works as a tutor, printmaker and maker of artists books. Her work is usually inspired by walking in the local landscape or from days out, working in the garden.