Online Workshops

Hooray for online workshops! We're thrilled to have discovered a way to reach a wider audience and share more fantastic book arts workshop with students all over the world. Online workshops are now a permanent part of SFCB's curriculum, and we look forward to finding new and interesting ways to teach virtually.

All workshops listed here are offered online via Zoom. All online workshops are recorded; registered students will have access to the videos for a limited time.

If you have credit on file or a gift card, please contact us to register for a workshop.

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Workshops: Online
Type Title Instructor Summary Status
Arts
Sessions: 2
Start: Tuesday, September 27, 2022, 4:00 PM
End: Tuesday, October 4, 2022, 6:00 PM
Hope Amico

Let’s embellish old photos with colorful thread! Learn the basics of sewing on paper to transform photographs, postcards or design your own.

Closed
Arts
Sessions: 2
Start: Saturday, October 8, 2022, 10:00 AM
End: Sunday, October 9, 2022, 12:00 PM
Solange Roberdeau

Learn Suminagashi or “floating ink” marbling.

Open
Binding
Sessions: 1
Start: Wednesday, October 12, 2022, 3:00 PM
End: Wednesday, October 12, 2022, 6:00 PM
Karen Hanmer

Make one ingenious sample book showing four variations on the Drum Leaf Binding.

Open
Arts
Sessions: 2
Start: Sunday, October 16, 2022, 10:00 AM
End: Sunday, October 23, 2022, 12:00 PM
Pietro Accardi

Learn to marble on cotton and silk fabric.

Open
Arts
Sessions: 1
Start: Tuesday, October 25, 2022, 4:00 PM
End: Tuesday, October 25, 2022, 7:00 PM
Stephanie Jucker

Create a little handmade pop-up book nestled in a tin.

Open
Printing
Sessions: 2
Start: Thursday, October 27, 2022, 4:00 PM
End: Thursday, November 3, 2022, 6:00 PM
Lars Kim

Learn the fundamentals of digital design for letterpress! Students will learn key skills for software applications like Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. We will explore best practices for handling photographic and vector images as well as setting digital type for photopolymer plate production.

Open
Binding
Sessions: 2
Start: Wednesday, November 2, 2022, 3:00 PM
End: Wednesday, November 9, 2022, 6:01 PM
Karen Hanmer

A robust, contemporary update of a classic limp binding.

Open