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Linton Village Hall, Linton, Cambridgeshire, CB21 4JS

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Linton Village Hall, Coles Lane
Linton, CB21 4JS United Kingdom

Linton Village Hall in Coles Lane, Linton, Cambridgeshire, CB21 4JS

March 2019

Longstitch Binding (workshop)

March 23
Linton Village Hall, Linton, Cambridgeshire, CB21 4JS, Linton Village Hall, Coles Lane
Linton, CB21 4JS United Kingdom
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EAST ANGLIAN REGION Tutor: George Davidson Background: Longstitch is a technique used for sewing together the sections of a book. There are different forms of longstitch sewings. Longstitch binding does not require glue, though there are methods that utilise glue. In this workshop George will show how to make a longstitch through a slotted cover and which involves sewing each section directly through the cover where slots have been made at each sewing station. Start Time: 10.00 for 10.30 hrs Venue: Linton…

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April 2019

From Zero to Book, Phase 1a Beneath the Skin, part one.

April 13
Linton Village Hall, Linton, Cambridgeshire, CB21 4JS, Linton Village Hall, Coles Lane
Linton, CB21 4JS United Kingdom
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EAST ANGLIAN REGION Sections, sewing and end papers Tutor: Mark Cockram The first of six workshops on making a book.  Mark starts at the beginning..... Venue: Linton Village hall Start Time: 10.00 for 10.30 hrs Members Fee: £25 workshop, £5 observer, plus materials.  Note: if all six workshops are attended, there will be a discount.

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May 2019

From Zero to Book, Phase 1b Beneath the Skin, part two.

May 18
Linton Village Hall, Linton, Cambridgeshire, CB21 4JS, Linton Village Hall, Coles Lane
Linton, CB21 4JS United Kingdom
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EAST ANGLIAN REGION Rounding, backing and spine linings Tutor: Mark Cockram In Part 1, you will have made a text block and the next stage is to get this ready for putting on the boards etc to make a book. Start Time: 10.00 hrs Venue: Linton Village Hall Members Fee: £25 workshop, £5 observer, plus materials

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June 2019

From Zero to Book, Phase 1c Beneath the Skin, part three

June 15
Linton Village Hall, Linton, Cambridgeshire, CB21 4JS, Linton Village Hall, Coles Lane
Linton, CB21 4JS United Kingdom
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EAST ANGLIAN REGION Board attachment, hollows and spines Tutor: Mark Cockram In Parts 1 & 2, you will have made a text block and got it ready for putting on the boards etc to make a book. Start Time: 10.00 hrs Venue: Linton Village Hall Members Fee: £25 workshop, £5 observer, plus materials

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September 2019

From Zero to Book, Phase 2a

September 14
Linton Village Hall, Linton, Cambridgeshire, CB21 4JS, Linton Village Hall, Coles Lane
Linton, CB21 4JS United Kingdom
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EAST ANGLIAN REGION Sharpening Techniques The repair or binding of a book means that many different materials have to be cut and the importance of sharp tools cannot be over-estimated.  This workshop is designed to help you keep your cutting tools as keen and sharp as possible. Tutor: Royston Haward Start Time: 10.00 hrs Venue: Linton Village Hall Members Fee: £25 workshop, £5 observer, plus materials

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From Zero to Book, Phase 2b

September 28
Linton Village Hall, Linton, Cambridgeshire, CB21 4JS, Linton Village Hall, Coles Lane
Linton, CB21 4JS United Kingdom
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EAST ANGLIAN REGION Paring Leather Leather is a wonderful material to work with but for bookwork it is often too thick.  The thinning may be done by machine or more readily by hand with sharp tools if you know how.  This workshop shows you how to pare leather by hand successfully and consistently. Tutor: Royston Haward Venue: Linton Village Hall Start Time: 10.00 hrs Members fee: £25 workshop, £5 observer, plus materials   TEST:  WHat an interesting page on colour.

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October 2019

From Zero to Book, Phase 2c

October 19
Linton Village Hall, Linton, Cambridgeshire, CB21 4JS, Linton Village Hall, Coles Lane
Linton, CB21 4JS United Kingdom
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EAST ANGLIAN REGION Covering a Half Leather Binding Use the skills you achieved in the earlier workshops to make a book with a smart half leather binding. Tutor: Royston Haward Start time: 10.00 hrs Venue: Linton Village Hall Members Fee: £25 workshop, £5 observer, plus materials

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