Pandora- Traditional Boxes and folders for Bookbinding
TUTOR: Isabelle Ting McGowan
TIME: 9.30 a.m. – 4.30 p.m
COST: Member's $150, Non-members $185
This course is suitable for those with some box making experience. Those who have attended our general Beginner's class are accepted.
Please note, good eye/hand coordination and good dexterity are necessary for this course.
This is a great course taking box-making beyond the basics. You will be able to construct a box of your own design (with tutors assistant and consultation) be it a simple box and lid , a multi-layered structure, clam shell boxes for books, artists portfolio - which will look great and can be used for anything from protecting your favourite book, to gift and artwork.
All boxes will be made the traditional way with book board and decorative paper.
You will be taught straight forward box construction techniques which can be applied to other diverse shaped and styled boxes.
In this workshop you will:
• Design and complete a fully hand crafted box using traditional technique
• Learn very precise measuring and cutting of board pieces
• Cover a box in beautiful decorative paper and cloth
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