Bookbinding: No-Sew Books

This class is the perfect introduction to bookbinding. Students will learn the basic vocabulary and tools of bookbinding. They will learn how to use the guillotine to cut paper for their books and how to use a nipping press to flatten their books after folding. Students will create one single sheet book that will be approximately 5.5’X4. 25’ with 6 pages, one 2.75’X 4.25′ spiral single sheet book with 16 pages, and one 5.5’X4′ accordion fold book with 12 pages. This workshop is great for beginners or people who are currently creating comics or other media that they would like to share in a simple book structure