Workshops are currently being held at Fulbeck Craft Centre, Manor Stables, Lincoln Rd, Fulbeck, Grantham NG32 3JN

Groups are small so as to give everyone the attention and help they need. My philiosophy is to give you the skills you need to be successful so that you can make the design you want. However if you need inspriation I always have many examples with me and am happy to give you all the instructions you need. I am a qualified teacher and have been offering craft workshops for many years.

Traditional Bookbinding Workshop

Introduction to book binding

Date: Saturday 3rd August 10.30am – 4pm

Cost: £125 per person including voucher towards lunch in the amazing Crafty Cafe

Would you like to know how to bind books using the traditional ‘Quarter Bound’ method?

Join me on at this workshop to learn the skills that have been used to make hand made books forever. You will take away an A5 hard bound notebook with your choice of cover design.

You will hand sew your book block with six signatures of plain paper, add endpapers, reinforce the spine, ‘case in’ the block and add a ribbon bookmark. There will be a variety of papers and book cloth provided to make your design unique.

All tools and materials will be provided.

Suitable for beginners. Adults only due to tools and techniques.

Venue: Fulbeck Craft Centre, Manor Stables, Lincoln Rd, Fulbeck, Grantham NG32 3JN

Limited spaces. Book Now to reserve your place.

Leather Journal Workshop

Date: Sunday 14th July 10.30am – 4pm

Cost: £125 per person including voucher towards lunch in the amazing Crafty Cafe.

Have you ever picked up a hand bound leather journal and wished you could make your own?  Well now is your chance, y0u will leave this workshop with an A5 leather journal that you have designed and made from scratch.  You will make new friends, have lots of fun and learn some new skills.

During the workshop you will learn how to size and cut your leather, make your stitching template, stamp your stitch holes, make your paper signatures and how to stitch your leather spine.  You will also choose the technique you want to use to close your journal.

All tools and materials will be provided.

Suitable for beginners. Adults only due to tools and techniques. Please wear closed toed shoes.

Venue: Fulbeck Craft Centre, Manor Stables, Lincoln Rd, Fulbeck, Grantham NG32 3JN

Limited spaces. Book Now to reserve your place.