Spend the Weekend learning and practicing this innovative book-making technique
Oct 5, 2020 - Oct 9, 2020
Workshop Fee: $195
Class Size: 12 (max)
NOTE: This class will be held in a live, online format.
Class meets Oct 5th with a Follow-Up Session On Oct 9th
The Shrigley is an innovative way to house loose ephemera, postcards, photographs, prints and more. The pages are folded into frames, allowing you to easily add or remove pieces from the book. In this workshop, students will learn the folding techniques to create the frames with various corner styles. Once the pages are assembled and sewn, students will finish their project by making a hardcover case with a ribbon tie.
Material kit: $25
Oct 5th – EDT 10:00am – 1:00pm & 3:00pm – 6:00pm
Oct. 9th – EDT 3:00pm – 4:00pm Follow Up
Image Courtesy of Erin Fletcher
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.