Bookbinding Workshop Level I
260 Spring Rd, Malvern, PA 19355, USA
Workshops Reopening with Health Precautions
Now that Chester County has moved into the Green Phase of Pennsylvania’s Reopening, Historic Sugartown is delighted to once again offer in-person Book Bindery workshops starting Saturday, July 25th. Because of necessary COVID-19 safety precautions, the number of participants will be limited to maintain proper social distancing. Tickets must be purchased online in advance.
Workshops are limited to 4 persons maximum to allow for social distancing.
For everyone’s safety, all participants and instructors are required to wear a mask throughout the workshop. Anyone refusing to wear a mask will not be allowed to join the workshop and will be offered a refund.
All participants must abide by social distancing procedures.
Separate materials and tools will be provided to avoid unnecessary contact between participants.
For the safety of our visitors and staff, any participant with visible signs of sickness (cough, etc.) will not be allowed to join the tour and will be given a refund. Please stay home if you are sick.
Certain spaces may be inaccessible to ensure proper social distancing.
With limited spaces, the workshop may sell out quickly, so we have a started a waitlist. Please sign up here: https://forms.gle/SiBghWayqXJabDxQ7
HAND BOOKBINDING I
Level I: Participants will take home a blank book they create in class, using the methods that were employed from about the first century through the mid 19th century. They will hand-sew the book sections (called signatures); secure the hard covers; add a leather or cloth spine, and decorative paper, to the covers; and lay down the endpapers. Participants will also be provided step-by-step written instructions they can take home.
All materials are included, and tools will be provided.
Cost per Person: $75/Adult (Age 14 and Up)
Class size is limited to 6 people. Participants must be over the age of 14. Participants under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Length of Class: Typical class lasts about 5-6 hrs
Lunch: We invite participants to bring a lunch to eat during the workshop. We have a refrigerator available if needed.
To review the Workshop Registration & Cancellation Policies, please visit: http://goo.gl/JzQINw.
Adult (Age 14 and Up)