Instructor: Jerushia Graham
Are you an artist or writer looking for new ways to house and present your work?
Have you ever wondered what it takes to create a book?
Come and explore the art of bookbinding, from basic techniques and materials to in-depth investigations of structure and form.
Students will learn a variety of techniques for creating beautiful books and complete bindings in five styles: pamphlet stitch, Japanese stab-bound, cased-in codex, exposed stitched Coptic spine and long stitch.
Jerushia Graham, a printmaker and fiber artist who has taught print classes and other community arts workshops since 2001, will teach this bookbinding class.
Ms. Graham holds a Masters of Fine Arts in Book Arts/Printmaking from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, PA.
will guide students throughout the bookbinding process.