Student Supply List -
Cork backed metal ruler
1” natural bristle utility brush (as found at home improvement stores)
Small container of off white craft paint, Gesso (NOT liquitex brand) or
white house hold primer
If you have the following or we can share-
Workshop Description - 6 Hour Workshop
Forever in search of the perfect journal, this is the closest
thing ever! Easy to construct, very sturdy and opens flat to
work in. There's also lots of room to include added fold out
pages and embellishments. This journal measures 7" X 9
1/2", is simple in materials, design and construction. Once
you learn the methods it will surely become one of your
favorite journal constructions. Most everything you'll need
to build this uniquely finished journal is supplied in your
accompanying kit including materials for making and
covering the book structure. You'll only need to bring a 1"
natural bristle utility brush and a jar of off white craft paint
and a few other basic supplies. You'll leave this workshop
with a fully bound journal.
Kit fee of $20 Includes –
8 9' X 12" Strathmore Mixed Media paper for pages
Precut and predrilled wood pieces for book covers and spine
Waxed book binding linen
Various foreign language text pages
Paper mache paste
Use of additional materials
Student Level -
Beginner to Intermediate
While this is not a difficult class, it may also interest advanced
students, as this is not a typical book binding method.
Student will leave class with a bound book while also learning
how to adapt this book construction method to future projects.