#5105 Hardcover Multi-needle Coptic Binding, Feb 28, with Anne Covell

$ 120.00


This is an Online Class. In this workshop, students will learn to sew a 4-needle Coptic binding. Emphasis in this class will be placed on board preparation, drilling and channeling v-groove sewing holes, and multi-needle sewing. Decorative design techniques such as inset windows will also be covered. 

Students in this class will be provided with a descriptive handout and materials list in advance of the class to allow students to bind along with the instructor during the demonstration.

Information about participating by zoom will be sent to all participants in advance. We encourage you to enroll early so you can gather the materials and supplies and work along during the class. 

Hardcover Multi-needle Coptic Binding, Sunday, February 28. This is a 4 hour course, with a break between the morning and afternoon sessions. 9 AM to 11 AM PST and 12 noon to 2 PM PST.

There is a break from 11 am to 12 noon PST.

Four hours of instruction on Sunday, February 28, $120

This is a Virtual Class, you will attend by zoom. The link to the class will be sent one day in advance.

About the Instructor | Anne Covell

Anne Covell received her MFA in Book Arts from the University of Iowa Center for the Book where she studied on an Iowa Arts Fellowship. She has taught courses in bookbinding, papermaking, and natural dyeing for the University of Iowa Center for the Book, as well as the University of Georgia study abroad program in Cortona, Italy. Her work has been exhibited throughout the United States and abroad and can be seen in a growing number of special collections libraries and museums worldwide including the Yale University Arts Library, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, and the National Library of Chile. She currently resides in San Diego, CA.

Please consider:

We want you to join the class by video, if possible, and participate. If you have a noisy household (dogs, partners, music lessons) we encourage you to mute your speaker so the instructor can be heard easily by everyone.

Try to prepare a workspace so you have some room to work, and a space to connect to the class.

Only include who needs to be there. We hope you catch the spirit and want to teach everyone you know how to make books. Plan to do that after the class, please don't include family members, neighbors, pets in this call.


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