Longstitch

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$ 130.00

March 4th, 2012 9:30 AM

  • Instructor: Judith Serebrin
  • Workshop Type: Binding
  • Workshop Status: Closed
  • Workshop Start: March 4th, 2012 9:30 AM
  • Workshop End: March 4th, 2012 5:30 PM
  • Sessions: 1
Learn the longstitch, a historical binding in which the stitching pattern is woven in and out of the cover with exposed sewing along the spine, resulting in a truly unique and lovely book.

The longstitch is a historical binding in which the stitching pattern is woven in and out of the cover with exposed sewing along the spine, resulting in a truly unique and lovely book. You'll fold, punch and sew a longstitch binding that can have a wrapper or exposed sewing. Highly adaptable to a variety of applications from chapbooks to artists' books, this binding structure is an excellent foundation for binders and artists alike.

 
Materials to bring: Teflon or bone folder; scissors; divider; ruler; small bookbinders awl/needle tool; scalpel or X-ACTO knife; cutting mat.
 
Materials fee: $20
$ 130.00

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