Ferrymead Printing Society Preserving the passion for print

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Book Binding Courses

Learn the basic and essential skills of bookbinding by making hand-made books and other decorative items at our bookbinding courses run by our expert Tutor Sandy Corbett
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You will learn and practice simple techniques of bookbinding so that by the end of the course, you will have made a number of books with their covers, from decorative materials.
These techniques will help you restore books, create artistic books, bind simple sheets, rebind paperbacks and create beautiful volumes in your own style.
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In 6 x three hour sessions, you will learn the basics of making a book. You can then apply these skills to book restoration, book arts, rebinding treasured volumes, binding family histories, magazines, photo albums, poetry and self published books.
Course fees including tuition, all material costs, notes and use of our tools and equipment;
Non members $360 for 18 hour course
Members $270 for 18 hour course

Membership $25
So, if a non member, join the Society and save!
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Course Venue:
Ferrymead Printshop
Ferrymead Heritage Park
Heathcote

Beginning Week Sept 11th
Depending on peopleʻs preferred options, courses will run Wednesdays or Saturdays (or both!)
10am - 2:00pm (one hour for lunch)
The Society reserves the right to cancel these courses before they start if insufficient patronage

If interested please complete the on line enrolment form here

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