NBG Workshop: Caterpillar Binding – 09.11.21 & 09.12.21

Caterpillar Binding
with Robin Feinman
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a 2-part workshop in the NBG Studio
Part 1: Saturday, September 11 – 10am-2pm
Part 2: Sunday, September 12 – Noon-4pm
Members $120 Guests $140
Materials fee: $15
Class limited to 10 students
Participants must be vaccinated and wear a mask during class
We will make a small (3.5×5”) book with caterpillar stitch binding. While this stitch is uniquely decorative, it also binds the text block and covers together to create the book. There will be two options: a straight caterpillar stitch or a curved caterpillar stitch. Both designs are pictured above.
This workshop is for all interested bookmakers; no experience is necessary. We will meet for 8 hours over two days: Saturday, Sept 11 from 10am to 2pm and Sunday, Sept 12 from noon to 4 pm. If you choose the curved stitch option, it’s possible you won’t complete the book in a weekend, as it requires twice the amount of stitching. But once you get the pattern down, you will be able to finish on your own.
Register here