26. Suminagashi Marbling & Kochōsō Bookbinding

Course Date(s) 
Jun 10, 2017 to Jun 11, 2017
Saturday & Sunday, 1:00 - 5:00 pm
8 hours /2 days
Class size: 5 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes 
Jun 06, 2017
Costs 

$80 + materials fee $25 payable to the instructor on first day of class

Course Overview 

NEW! In this workshop we will learn how to grind our own inks and use them for traditional Japanese Suminagashi. We will experiment with various Suminagashi marbling techniques to create a variety of decorative papers and use a few of our papers to make two Japanese kochōsō books.

Instructor(s) 

Rhonda Miller BA, MLIS

Rhonda Miller is a bookbinder with a keen interest in book structures and historical bookbinding techniques.