Oct 7, 2020 - Oct 7, 2020
Workshop Fee: $195
Class Size: 12 (max)
NOTE: This class will be held in a live, online format using the Zoom Platform
Yotsume Toji or 4-hole binding is a common Japanese binding structure with a long history of use. Students will build their model in a traditional manner, while incorporating western tools and equipment to develop a better understanding of the structure. Students will explore ways of modifying the sewing pattern on their own before reconnecting for a Q&A session.
Material kit: $25
Schedule: A single day – EDT 10:00am- 1:00pm and 3:00pm- 6:00pm on Oct. 7th.
Instructor: Erin Fletcher
Erin Fletcher is a fine binder and book artist who graduated from the North Bennett Street School. She opened Herringbone Bindery in Boston in 2012 and offers a variety of hand bookbinding and box-making services to a range of clients and institutions. She teaches in the Continuing Education department at North Bennet and as a co-teacher for the Middle School Book Arts Program. Her work has been exhibited domestically and internationally, and is held in both private and institution collections.