Cleopatra - Coptic Sewing
Date: Wednesday 12th June 2013
Time: 6.30pm – 9pm
Price: £45.00 per course
We provide all necessary tools and materials
Every student completes the class with a finished book
No bookbinding experience necessary
This ancient binding evolved around the fourth century. The simple design of exposed sewing across the backbone is very appealing.
Techniques will we cover:
You will learn how to sew across the spine with hard board book covers. This handsome book makes an excellent writing journal.
By the end of this course you should be able to:
• Attach hard board cover
• Sew a decorative stitch across the spine