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August 2017

Bookbinding 1 Intensive Day 4 (CBBAG)

August 24 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
CBBAG GTA, 180 Shaw St
Toronto, Ontario M6J 2W5 Canada
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$630 - $690

Bookbinding 1 Intensive
Instructor: Rose Newlove
Location: CBBAG bindery (NEW LOCATION -180 Shaw #102)
Duration: 6 Days – Monday-Saturday, Aug 21-26
Hours: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Course Fee: $630 members / $690 non-members
Materials Fee: $35.00 payable to instructor
Prerequisite: none

This six-day course introduces the variety of tools, materials, sewings and constructions fundamental to hand bookbinding. The course will start with the making of a simple pamphlet and proceed to the binding of two hard cover books. This class prepares participants to explore bookbinding on their own or continue with more advanced studies.

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Bookbinding 1 Intensive Day 5 (CBBAG)

August 25 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
CBBAG GTA, 180 Shaw St
Toronto, Ontario M6J 2W5 Canada
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$630 - $690

Bookbinding 1 Intensive
Instructor: Rose Newlove
Location: CBBAG bindery (NEW LOCATION -180 Shaw #102)
Duration: 6 Days – Monday-Saturday, Aug 21-26
Hours: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Course Fee: $630 members / $690 non-members
Materials Fee: $35.00 payable to instructor
Prerequisite: none

This six-day course introduces the variety of tools, materials, sewings and constructions fundamental to hand bookbinding. The course will start with the making of a simple pamphlet and proceed to the binding of two hard cover books. This class prepares participants to explore bookbinding on their own or continue with more advanced studies.

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Bookbinding 1 Intensive Day 6 (CBBAG)

August 26 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
CBBAG GTA, 180 Shaw St
Toronto, Ontario M6J 2W5 Canada
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$630 - $690

Bookbinding 1 Intensive
Instructor: Rose Newlove
Location: CBBAG bindery (NEW LOCATION -180 Shaw #102)
Duration: 6 Days – Monday-Saturday, Aug 21-26
Hours: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Course Fee: $630 members / $690 non-members
Materials Fee: $35.00 payable to instructor
Prerequisite: none

This six-day course introduces the variety of tools, materials, sewings and constructions fundamental to hand bookbinding. The course will start with the making of a simple pamphlet and proceed to the binding of two hard cover books. This class prepares participants to explore bookbinding on their own or continue with more advanced studies.

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Deconstructed & Reclaimed: From Discard to Journal (CBBAG)

August 27 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
CBBAG GTA, 180 Shaw St
Toronto, Ontario M6J 2W5 Canada
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$115.00

Deconstructed & Reclaimed: From Discard to Journal
Instructor: Carolyn Eady
Location: CBBAG bindery (NEW LOCATION -180 Shaw #102)
Duration: 1 Day, Sunday, August 27
Hours: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Course Fee: $115 members / non-members
Materials Fee: $25 payable to instructor
Prerequisite: none

Learn how to craft your own hand-bound hardcover journal using discarded books. This workshop will introduce you to the tools of the trade, materials, and techniques to deconstruct a book and repurpose it into a new journal, using the Coptic stitch to bind the book.
Perfect for beginners or those looking to practice and brush up on their Coptic binding skills, everyone will leave with a finished project.

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September 2017

Introduction to Artist’s Books and Zines

September 9 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Paperhouse Studio, 180 Shaw St. Unit 102
Toronto, Ontario M6J 2W5 Canada
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$95

Artist books and zines combine visual art with the craft of bookbinding as either single works of art or in multiples. In this class we will explore the variety of unique qualities books and zines  offer as a creative medium both aesthetically and conceptually.

You will develop a base of skills in bookbinding, formatting and layout approaches to be integrated with your individual artistic background. Art books create an intimate, one on one experience with the reader and are a great way to display artwork that is personal, interactive, concept based, abstract or figurative.

Your art discipline can be integrated into book format – painters, photographers, text- poetry, short stories, collage are all welcome!

You will leave with models of book structures such as pamphlet and perfect binding as well as an understanding of how to layout and impose your images in preparation for printing. You will leave with a model of your book project and the knowledge you need to edition your project as well as the resources to lay the groundwork for future artist book projects

Saturday, September 9th 2017
1 day workshop, 5 hours
11am – 4pm
Instructor: TBA

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Papercutting: Plants and Crystals

September 13 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Paperhouse Studio, 180 Shaw St. Unit 102
Toronto, Ontario M6J 2W5 Canada
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$62

Explore the intricate art of papercutting with Tiny Blades Project’s Annyen Lam. In this workshop, you will learn how to cut imagery and designs using washi (Japanese paper) and precision blades. In this themed class there will be be a variety of real plants and crystals to draw inspiration from!
Explore the intricate art of papercutting with Tiny Blades Project’s Annyen Lam. In this workshop, you will learn how to cut imagery and designs using washi (Japanese paper) and precision blades. In this themed class there will be be a variety of real plants and crystals to draw inspiration from!
Along with hands-on demonstrations of the various methods and materials used in papercutting, this workshop will focus on your projects in an open studio setting so that you can plan and execute your piece. By the end of the workshop, you will each leave with your own hand-cut paper plants and crystals!

Monday, June 12th 2017
1 day class, 3 hours
6:30pm - 9.30pm
Instructor: Annyen Lam
$62

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Painted Longstitch / Linkstitch Bookbinding

September 16 @ 12:00 am
Paperhouse Studio, 180 Shaw St. Unit 102
Toronto, Ontario M6J 2W5 Canada
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$88

Join us for a day of creative book making!  Students will be introduced to the basics of decorating cover paper with acrylic paint and a variety of tools.  Followed by a quick introduction to bookbinding and the tools of the trade, students will then learn the Longstitch/Linkstitch bookbinding technique and incorporate the decorated papers.

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Hardcover Arrow Stitch Bookbinding

September 17 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Paperhouse Studio, 180 Shaw St. Unit 102
Toronto, Ontario M6J 2W5 Canada
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$89

Spend an evening learning how to hand craft your own journal!  After a brief introduction to bookbinding and the tools of the trade, students will learn how to make their own hard cover book from scratch, using Paperhouse's gorgeous handmade papers and the Arrow Stitch bookbinding technique.
Students will learn the skill of wrapping boards properly for book covers, and the secrets to stitching the Arrow Stitch.  This will be a 3 signature hard cover book and everyone will leave with a finished project.

Sunday, September 17th 2017
1 day class, 4 hours
11am - 3pm
Instructor: Carolyn Eady
$77
Price includes all materials.

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Marbling on Paper Day 1

September 18 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Paperhouse Studio, 180 Shaw St. Unit 102
Toronto, Ontario M6J 2W5 Canada
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$116

Discover how to marble paper in this two-day workshop! You will learn about the history, basics of the materials, preparation of the inks and how to set up your marbling station.

This workshop will give you the tips, tools and tricks to getting beautiful patterns on paper. Participants will leave with a stack of marbled papers of their own designs. Perfect for gift giving, gift tags, cards, wrapping paper and book covers - the choices are endless!

Monday, September 18th + Tuesday, September 19th 2017
2 day class, 3 hours each
6.30pm – 9.30pm
Instructor: Liam Blackburn
$116
Price includes all materials.
Level: Beginner, no experience needed.

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Marbling on Paper Day 2

September 19 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Paperhouse Studio, 180 Shaw St. Unit 102
Toronto, Ontario M6J 2W5 Canada
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$116

Discover how to marble paper in this two-day workshop! You will learn about the history, basics of the materials, preparation of the inks and how to set up your marbling station.

This workshop will give you the tips, tools and tricks to getting beautiful patterns on paper. Participants will leave with a stack of marbled papers of their own designs. Perfect for gift giving, gift tags, cards, wrapping paper and book covers - the choices are endless!

Monday, September 18th + Tuesday, September 19th 2017
2 day class, 3 hours each
6.30pm – 9.30pm
Instructor: Liam Blackburn
$116
Price includes all materials.
Level: Beginner, no experience needed.

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