Introduction to Bookbinding 1
December 11th, 2019 6:30 PM
- Instructor: Nina Eve Zeininger
- Workshop Type: Binding
- Workshop Status: Closed
- Workshop Start: December 11th, 2019 6:30 PM
- Workshop End: December 11th, 2019 9:30 PM
- Sessions: 1
Learn basic bookbinding structures and stitches that every beginning book artist should know! Students in this three-hour workshop will learn five staple structures of the bookbinding world: pamphlet stitch, two versions of one-sheet wonders, accordion folding, and a Japanese stab binding. If you’ve been curious about book arts basics, this is a great starter class; in three hours, you’ll gain the know-how to start making books of your own.
Students also learn about local resources, bookbinding tools, and SFCB’s Bookbinding Core Program, as well as protocol for studio rental.
Materials to Bring: None.
Workshop Fee (includes $10 materials fee): $70.00
Date & Time: Wednesday, December 11, 2019 :: 6:30-9:30pm
Location: 375 Rhode Island St, San Francisco, CA 94103
Note: Please read over the SFCB Registration Policies before signing up for a class
REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE 3 DAYS PRIOR TO THE START DATE OF THIS WORKSHOP.
About the Instructor | Nina Eve Zeininger
Nina Eve Zeininger has been obsessed with books since before she could read when she received Harold and the Purple Crayon as a child. While earning a BFA in Photography from the San Francisco Art Institute, Nina Eve took as many book and printmaking classes as possible and after graduating completed the Bookbinding Certificate program at the San Francisco Center for the Book. Nina Eve now spends their time teaching book arts workshops throughout California, making and selling her printed and bookish wares, and playing fetch with their cats. You can view Nina Eve'a work at ninaevezeininger.comand follow along in real time on Instagram (@ninaevezeininger).
Past Student Reviews:
[What did you find most valuable about the workshop?] “Nina’s ability to guide beginners through the process.”
[What did you find most valuable about the workshop?] “Learning the basic techniques and how to make several different simple books.”
[What did you find most valuable about the workshop?] “Learning about tools, papers and materials. The hand out is very clear and will allow me to remember what I learned and practice on my own.”
SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94103-5133