Coptic Bookbinding

Coptic Bookbinding | October 2024

Coptic Bookbinding

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Price: $195.00

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SKU: class-book


Hand sew a small personal journal using the basic Coptic techniques developed in the 4th century Egypt. Learn how to test paper to determine grain and how to align the grain to match the spine. Build the text block with 4 signatures. Learn how to beeswax washi paper to create moisture-resistant covers. Major advantages are the book lies flat when opened and can accommodate tipped in elements without bulging.

All the tools and materials will be provided along with detailed instructions manual.

Date & Time:

Sat & Sun, Oct 12 & 13

CLASS TIME: 10 am - 4 pm


Barbara Setsu Pickett


$195 + $60 Materials