Leather Book Box - 17th & 18th August 2019
TUTOR: Ted Chapman
DATES: Saturday & Sunday 17th & 18th August 2019
TIME: 9.30 a.m. – 4.00 p.m.
COST: Members $300; Non-members $335
For those with box making and leather paring experience only.
Good eye/hand coordination and good dexterity are necessary for this course as sharp knives are used in the cutting of board and paper.
You will be shown correct procedure in the use of these tools but good co-ordination will assure accurate cutting and prevention of injury.
Closed in shoes MUST be worn at all times.
This course speaks for it self - a beautiful box, fully covered in leather, that looks like a book!
You will learn to construct and cover a box in full leather, practice your leather paring skills. Finishing with a beautiful functional box.
Tea, coffee and biscuits will be supplied. There will be tea breaks and lunch which you are welcome to bring with you or there are cafes and markets nearby.
Please wear closed in shoes.
Workshop written and delivered by the NSW Guild of Craft Bookbinders © NSW Guild of Craft Bookbinders. All rights reserved.