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Herringbone Binding

Daniel Essig
6:30 - 9:30
Monday Eve Oct 26

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$ 95  

Create a unique book structure with a mica cover and tintype inlay. We will utilize a commercially made mica product intended for lampshades. This translucent material makes for an excellent and intriguing alternative to more typical cover options. Our books will be sewn on tapes using a decorative and sturdy herringbone binding.

Materials Fee $25 paid at beginning of class includes:

Mica sheets
Text block
Handmade paper
Assortment of waxed linen thread
PVA glue
Double stick tape

Supplies Needed  to bring for Class:

Pencils: wood, mechanical
White eraser
ΒΌ Flexcut palm chisel
Exacto knife and blades
Small cutting matte
Thin or light weight collage materials: decorative and/or printed papers, sheet music, photocopies. Extra tintype of your own-approx. demensions 3x4 inches

Click here for a printable page

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