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BOOKBINDING | HARDCOVER BOOK BINDING

with Kelly Gilchrist

Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat(Private Dates Available)
2.5 hours
Group Size: 10 - 12

Description

Hardcover Japanese Book Binding Workshop | with Kelly Gilchrist

In this workshop with Seventh and Two’s Kelly Gilchrist, you will learn the basics of Japanese stitch binding techniques and create your own books to take home. 

 The workshop begins by creating the hardcovers which will be covered in bookbinders buckram - the standard book binding material. Once these are completed, you will be able to stitch your creation together to form a hardcover book with a simple Noble Binding (Koki Toji). 

 All materials are provided. Just bring yourself and your enthusiasm! This is a two-hour workshop (One style of stitching - One book to take home)

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What you will learn

  • In this workshop with Seventh and Two’s Kelly Gilchrist, you will learn the basics of Japanese stitch binding techniques and create your own books to take home.

What you will get

  • Expert tuition from an experienced teacher!
  • All materials are provided.
Parking Info

Unit 4, Level 2, 67-73 Hardware Lane, Melbourne VIC 3000. 

You can opt to go to 200 Queen St Melbourne Secure (Guild of Objects will not shoulder this parking option) for more parking space. 



What to bring

  • Just your enthusiasm!

What to wear

Casual

Appropriate for

Open to everyone interested!


Guild Of Objects

Vendor since 2019

In the not so distant past we were able to explore and engage in a creative space within the boundaries of our domestic environment. More recently with the advent of mass produced furnishings and readily available home decor, coupled with a trend toward apartment living and the rise of the dual income family then this space for the creative endeavour within the domestic sphere has all but disappeared.

In recognition of this the Guild of Objects is a space that supports and holds space for all to pursue, source or explore their own innate creativity. The Guild provides a space for artists, craftspeople and makers to sell their products. The Guild runs workshops in a beautiful home like environment that gives everyone the opportunity to explore their own creativity and finally the Guild organises and runs design, craft and art tours to Japan, Bali and France in order to provide a forum to explore the world through a creative lens. 

The Guild is a space that honours the notion of Connection through Creativity

Connections with ones creativity, connection with ones self and connection to others through mutual pursuit.

Come and visit us at 35 Smith Street, Fitzroy 3065 Australia.

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5.0 (2 reviews)
Suzanne
19 March 2020BOOKBINDING | HARDCOVER BOOK BINDING
This was a most enjoyable small class. Kelly was instructive, attentive to first-timers like me, helped with good tips and tricks and paced the class well. Terrific to have something to take home for your efforts. I also appreciated the calm and elegant environment of the Guild of Objects classroom -- nice atmosphere for teaching and learning. Suzanne
june
14 March 2020BOOKBINDING | HARDCOVER BOOK BINDING
It was a wonderful way to spend a Saturday afternoon. Small group of 3 students, provision of all equipment necessary. Kellie was attentive and answered all our questions, while providing little tips and tricks. Left the class happy with my very own handmade book

Refund Policy

Cancellations - Guild of Objects reserves the right to cancel any scheduled workshop. The reasons this may occur are (a) if a workshop does not reach the minimum number of students or (b) an Artist or Workshop Facilitator falls ill. 

In the unfortunate circumstance of a workshop being cancelled, students will be notified at least 2 days before the commencement of the workshop and a credit note will be issued to be used at a later date. Unfortunately, we are unable to offer refunds if the class is cancelled. 

If you are unable to attend your workshop, please let us know within 4 days of your workshop and we transfer you to another class.  No credit notes will be issued for cancellations when less than 4 working days' notice is given.

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Terms & Conditions

You may be photographed at this event. Please advise us in writing prior to the workshop via email to objects@guildofobjects.com if you do not wish to be photographed prior to the Workshop taking place. 

Cancellations - Guild of Objects reserves the right to cancel any scheduled workshop. The reasons this may occur are (a) if a workshop does not reach the minimum number of students or (b) an Artist or Workshop Facilitator falls ill. In the unfortunate circumstance of a workshop being cancelled, students will be notified at least 2 days before the commencement of the workshop and a credit note will be issued to be used at a later date. Unfortunately, we are unable to offer refunds if the class is cancelled


CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) RESPONSE

The Guild of Objects have put together an action plan to mitigate the risks from coronavirus (Covid-19).

The Guild of Objects acknowledge the health risks of people gathering together but sees events such as workshops are a vital part of our community and can continue to be a place of safety and enjoyment if everyone plays their part.

The objective of the Guild is to support Artists, Makers and Craftspeople and as such our workshops provide financial support for the artists who work with us.

At all our events we will be putting in place additional hygiene measures in order to help minimise the possibility of contamination. This will include hand washing facilities and an increase in the frequency of cleaning of shared spaces.

We have limited the number of participants at each workshop to 12 as this will ensure that we can maintain the recommended social distance between participants.

If you are ill or have been placed into home isolation the Guild will allow you to transfer into a later workshop or if you give us 48 hours’ notice we will provide a refund.

For all clients whom we are currently mentoring, we will continue to work with you.  If, however you are unwell or have been placed in home isolation then we will look to using   Zoom as a means of continuing your mentoring.

While we have put hygiene measures and increased our efforts to minimise contamination, attendance at our workshops is at your own risk.

We value your continued support in helping keep the Guild going during these difficult times.

Please remember that our online store remains open and will work tirelessly to ensure that there are no delays in dispatching your orders.

We will continue to update and change our policy as more information is known. Thank you for your understanding and ongoing support.



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