Upcoming Retreats

Gubbio, Italy 2023 - Sept 11-18, 2023

Portland, OR 2023 FALL - Oct 8-15, 2023

Portland, OR 2024 - April 14 - April 21, 2024

Portland, OR 2024 FALL - October 17-24, 2024

Portland, OR 2023 FALL Registration is NOW OPEN

Over-the-Top & Down Below

Renee Richetts
9:00 - 4:30
Sun Oct 15

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$ 185  

In Over-the-Top and Down Below, attendees will learn and practice a spine binding technique that results in a book of both beauty and strength. The spine is entirely stitched; you will make a hard-cover version with materials provided.

Materials Fee $25 cash paid at beginning of class includes:

a rich assortment of art papers, thread, needles, book boards, glue, Exact-o knife and blades, folding tools


Supplies Needed  to bring for Class:

a pair of scissors, a metal-edged ruler at least 12 inches long

Options to bring: Your own art paper, embellishments.

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Proud Sponsors for Art & Soul

For your convenience, you may pre-order your materials for classes! Your materials will be waiting for you at the retreat. And you can always purchase additional materials at the retreat.

Runaway Art and Craft Studio

Runaway Art and Craft Studio is our onsite store and sponsor for Portland, OR Retreats.
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