Book repair, illumination and historical manuscripts courses, craft kits and handcrafted gifts

Antiquarian book repair day
Silver AWARD
(2)
Antiquarian book repair day
In-person course
Somerset - Next course on 28th January 2022
£180
Immerse yourself in a day of creative work, learn valuable book repair skills. This is an opportunity to acquire the skills to transform your bookshelves and learn a few useful...
Bookbinding in Russia Leather: Make a notebook using leather from a 1786 shipwreck!
Silver AWARD
Bookbinding in Russia Leather: Make a notebook using leather from a 1786 shipwreck!
In-person course
Somerset - Next course on 28th January 2022
£250
Immerse yourself in a day of creative work and create a unique personalised pocket notebook. In this workshop we will work with 'Russia Leather'; a material that has been salvaged...
Book repair - cloth bindings
Book repair - cloth bindings
Online on-demand course
£70
Following on from my make a book course, this is an opportunity to explore the repair of old books. BUT please only work on a book of little or no...
Gold Leaf Letter Illumination with Jane Lappage
Bronze AWARD
Gold Leaf Letter Illumination with Jane Lappage
In-person course
Nottinghamshire - Next course on 10th April 2022
£55
‘Illuminated’ manuscript is the name given to text which contains gold or silver which reflects the light. A manuscript which is richly decorated in colour only, without having gold or...
Bookbinding tuition with professional Mylyn McColl
Bookbinding tuition with professional Mylyn McColl
Live online course
- Next course on 28th January 2022
£54
I’m running 1:1 or small group online tutorials sharing skills in creating, single section, multi section and Coptic bindings, slipcases and boxes, Japanese stab binding, fabric covers, recycled materials and...
Bookbinding - Optional Focus on Case Binding
Bronze AWARD
Bookbinding - Optional Focus on Case Binding
In-person course
Somerset - Next course on 24th July 2022
£712
On this general bookbinding course participants may pursue their own rebinding or repair projects at their own pace under the guidance of our expert tutor, rather than following a particular...
Bookbinding - Optional Focus on Library Style Binding
Bronze AWARD
Bookbinding - Optional Focus on Library Style Binding
In-person course
Somerset - Next course on 14th November 2022
£712
The light and airy studio at Dillington has all the tools and equipment needed for binding books in the traditional manner.  On this general bookbinding course participants may pursue their...
Bookbinding - Optional Focus on Quarter Leather Binding
Bronze AWARD
Bookbinding - Optional Focus on Quarter Leather Binding
In-person course
Somerset - Next course on 13th February 2022
£712
The light and airy studio at Dillington has all the tools and equipment needed for binding books in the traditional manner.  On this general bookbinding course participants may pursue their...

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