Antiquarian Book Repair Day

Duration: 1 day

Price: £100

Run by: Stephen Glendenning
at Boundbooks


The Welsh Mill
Park Hill Drive
BA11 2LE

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About the Course

Learn how to repair antiquarian books and rebind old books in leather or cloth. This is an opportunity for you to acquire the skills to transform your bookshelves and learn a few conservation techniques during the day. Please email me a photo of the book you'd like to work on.

The range of projects I have worked on with previous students is diverse so please have a look at the portfolio on my website, it will give you a good idea of the the range of possibilities.

My studio is at the Welshmill Hub Building on Park Hill Drive Frome. Just a 10 minute walk by the river into town.

If you chose to visit Frome on the 1st Sunday of the month you will be in for a treat at lunchtime as there is a great market with plenty of street food stalls.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

materials included, please bring pack lunch.

Teaching days are flexible; availability sunday monday and Wednesday every week.

I teach individuals at the studio but i am happy to teach groups if you represent an organisation that would like to host a day of bookbinding.

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Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.

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