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Taking Flight - a Japanese Stab Bound Book

  • 3134 Del Rey Avenue Carlsbad, CA, 92009 United States (map)

A Book Arts Basic Class
by Gina Pisello

3134 Del Rey Avenue
Carlsbad, CA

Cost: $40 members/$50 nonmembers
No Materials Fee
Class limit: 5

For more information contact Sharon

To bring: craft knife, cutting mat, ruler, bone folder, scoring tool, and awl.

Join me for an afternoon of book arts and folding fun as we make a Japanese stab bound book that has folded cranes on the fore edge of each page.. You will learn some basic origami terms, a simple but lovely stab binding and time saving tips. Paper, waxed linen thread, templates, and instructions will be provided for this class.

NOTE: This class is full. A waitlist is available.

Gina Pisello has taught book arts classes in school, libraries and her own home for over 12 years. She specializes in folded books or origami structures but is accomplished in many other forms. In addition to teaching, Gina coordinated 28 artists for the 2011 SDBA Collaborative Art Project: Artists Trading Cards ABC’s.

Earlier Event: March 30
Non-Adhesive Binding