27. Book Repair Basics

Course Date(s) 
Mar 25, 2017 to Mar 26, 2017
Saturday & Sunday, 1:00 - 5:00 pm
8 hours/2 days
Class size: 6 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes 
Mar 20, 2017
Costs 

$85 + materials fee $15 payable to the instructor on first day of class

Course Overview 

Learn the basics of book repair, techniques and materials. Participants are encouraged to bring their own damaged books to examine and repair during the workshop. There will also be some books provided for practicing certain common elements of repair. Previous bookbinding experience is helpful but not required. If you have your own tools, feel free to bring them along.

Instructor(s) 

Rhonda Miller BA, MLIS

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