Venue Shippon Artists Studios
Running time 2 hour workshops
Tutor(s) Mary Bartlett
About this event
Learn the arts of lead and brass typography or embark on your own restoration project under the guidance of skilled tutor, Mary Bartlett
Autumn term starts week commencing 24 September 2018
Classes on Tuesdays (2-4pm or 7.30-9.30pm)
Wednesdays (9.30-11.30am) or
Thursdays (9.30-11.30am or 2-4pm)
Enquires via firstname.lastname@example.org to Mary Bartlett
Students can choose to work on their own projects in restoration, artist books, boxes, portfolios or related subjects. There is a comprehensive library of reference books and numerous examples from non-Western traditions of bookmaking.
Regular newsletters are received from the Society of Bookbinders, the British Printing Society, the University of the West of England Books Arts, and the Illustrated Book Society. At the centre, the Society of Bookbinders offers specialist courses with visiting tutors, and students are encouraged to participate in the biennial competition and attend training conferences.
The classes are led by skilled bookbinder Mary Bartlett, author of several works including Inky Rags.
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