Leather Button-hole BookBinding Class—Oct 10, 10 am to 3 pm


Step into the captivating world of handcrafted bookbinding with our specialized Buttonhole Stitch Binding course. This modern, non-adhesive technique combines practicality with aesthetics, ideal for crafting unique artist books, journals, and sketchbooks. Led by an experienced instructor, you’ll learn everything from paper selection and folding to mastering the precise sewing technique that creates the beautiful…



Buttonhole Stitch Binding: Unleashing Creativity with Bookbinding

Step into the engaging world of handcrafted bookbinding with our specialized course centered around the unique Buttonhole Stitch Binding technique. This course introduces you to a modern, non-adhesive binding method that combines practicality with an aesthetic edge, making it perfect for creating distinctive artist books, journals, or sketchbooks.

Our experienced instructor will lead you through each phase of crafting your leather buttonhole-bound book in this class. You’ll explore the steps from paper selection and folding to the precise sewing technique that forms the “buttonhole” effect, leaving an exposed and beautifully patterned spine.

Key aspects of the course include:

  • An overview of the Buttonhole Stitch Binding method and its applications.
  • An introduction to bookbinding tools and materials.
  • Guidance on folding and preparing sections of pages or signatures.
  • Detailed instruction on mastering the Buttonhole Stitch binding.
  • Techniques for adding personal touches and professional finishes to your projects.

Whether you’re a novice exploring bookbinding for the first time, or an experienced artisan looking to expand your repertoire, this course caters to all levels of experience. The class provides all necessary materials, but feel free to bring any preferred papers or embellishments to further personalize your book.

By the end of the course, you’ll have a one-of-a-kind, hand-bound book to take home and the skills to continue creating with the Buttonhole Stitch Binding technique.

Embark on this creative adventure with us, and experience the gratification of crafting your hand-bound books. Enroll in our Leather Buttonhole Stitch Binding class today and unlock a new avenue of artistic expression!

This class starts at 10 am and will go to approximately 3 pm.