#5072 - Journal with Buttonhole Stitch & Exposed Spine, with Yukie Ikuno, Oct 12

$ 85.00


The buttonhole stitch is a variation on a long-stitch binding. During the afternoon workshop, participants will complete a soft cover journal. A unique aspect of the design is the cutout or window that reveals the signatures; the sewn binding features stitching at the top and bottom of the spine.

Saturday, October 12 from 1 pm to 4 pm

All materials will be provided. 

About the Instructor |

 Yukie H. Ikuno was born and raised in Kobe, Japan. In 1989 she relocated to New York where she worked as a freelance make up artist for TV and films. Beginning in 2002, she worked with photographer Gregory Colbert assisting in creating books, artwork and the installation for his nomadic museum Ashes and Snow. She also studied at the Center for Book Arts in New York and papermaking at Dieu Donne and Carriage House Paper. Since 2013 she has been based in Japan working as an independent artist in bookmaking, art restoration and teaching paper art workshops for galleries and artists. Her workshops in Los Angeles are co-sponsored by Hiromi Paper

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Classes missed by students cannot be refunded or rescheduled, and makeup classes will not be provided to students who miss a regularly scheduled class. Classes with insufficient enrollment may be cancelled prior to the first class. Every effort will be made to notify the student regarding cancellation within 3 days before the first class.

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