Portland, OR 2019 Registration is NOW OPEN

P422J - Resin Antique book

Jen Crossley
9:00 - 4:30
Sunday March 10

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$ 155  

In this unique workshop, Jen will take you in to the world of casting.
You will learn how Jen makes these one of kind antique resin casts book covers. Also we will be using a fast setting resin, which is just out of this world.
You will learn a new binding technique out of metal antique binding which hides all those binding threads, to give a truly beautiful finish showing the beautiful metal strapping.
The fun part we get to book bind or stitch and bitch! I guarantee this is a awesome fun class

Supplies to bring:
Cutting mat,
Craft knife
Water colour paper pad
Assorted pattern paper if you want that in your book
Jewerly pliers straight edge for bending straight
Tin snips non-serrated (www.amarkintime.com)
Sharpie fine liner
Rawhide hammer or a small rubber mallet(www.amarkintime.com)
File non-chequer Home depot
Bench block
Cordless drill small drill bit 1/16th
Small hole punch 1.8mm euro punch ( teacher can order these if you let you know when you book )
Baby wipes

Kit Fee $55 paid to instructor at beginning of class includes the following
Brass metal strip
Molding agent
Wax linen thread
Resin piece
Paper towels
Rubber gloves

Special Needs/Requirements: Students need no experience at all.

Most of the required supplies for your classes can be pre-ordered from Collage. They will be ready and waiting for you to pick up when you arrive at the retreat. For further info and to place your order, contact:

Maria Raleigh



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