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Blume's Academy Blue Mountains NSW

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 Weekly Studio Classes, Workshops & Masterclasses

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 Japanese Stab Bookbinding

with Faye Wilson

Venue: Blume's Academy Studio Katoomba

Next workshops: Saturday 25th May ( Full ) 

or Wednesday 5th June 2024

Small group: maximum 5 persons 

from 10am–4pm

In this fun,  relaxing one day workshop you will be introduced to some of the techniques for creating traditional Japanese style bindings.

 

Faye will guide you through the steps to make a set of notebooks in three sizes, each with a different binding style.

 

You will also learn some simple printing and collage techniques  to create decorative cover papers to make each of the books you make truly unique.

 

Japanese book binding is a creative way to make your own books or to make gifts for friends and family. It is also a great technique for creating artist or books as works of art.

All materials and tools supplied / small group 

BYO Lunch. Tea/coffee included 

 

$180 

Book and attend 2 0r 3 bookmaking workshops 

before September 1 2024

for the special price of $300 for 2

$450 for 3

ONE DAY EVENT

All levels of experience welcome!

Creative Bookmaking 
with Faye Wilson

Venue: Blume's Academy Studio Katoomba

Next Workshops: Wednesday 26th June 

( 2 places left so book now )

Saturday 6th July 2024

Small group: maximum 5 persons

from 10am–4pm

This one day workshop is the perfect introduction to the art of making and binding books. Faye will show you how to make a variety of hand made books that can be used for creative practice in all areas of artistic and creative practice or for the simple pleasure of making them for yourself or as gifts for friends..

Faye will guide you through processes to make two hand made books in different techniques from the other two workshops and introduce you to the basics of planning and making 

artist books and creative book binding. 

 

Once mastered, the techniques you will learn in this unique and fun workshop, can be  built upon and used for a variety of creative book making projects.

All materials and tools supplied/ small group

BYO Lunch. /tea/coffee included 

 

$180 

Book and attend 2 0r 3 bookmaking workshops 

 before September 1 2024

for the special price of $300 for 2

$450 for 3

ONE DAY EVENT

All levels of experience welcome!

Make a Sketchbook 
with Faye Wilson

Venue: Blume's Academy Studio Katoomba

Next workshops: Saturday 10th August 

or Wednesday 28th August 2024

Small group: maximum 5 persons

from 10am–4pm

In this hands on, one day workshop you will be shown how to create a  casebound, hardcover sketchbook.

 

The sketchbook will have sewn sections from 300GSM watercolour paper and a hand painted, paper bound, hard cover.

 

As an added bonus Faye will guide you through the process of creating a bamboo drawing pen and introduce you some of the techniques for drawing with ink. 

 

Once mastered, the techniques you will learn in this unique workshop, can be  built upon and used for a variety of creative book making projects.

All materials and tools supplied/ small group

BYO Lunch. /tea/coffee included 

 

$180 

Book and attend 2 0r 3 bookmaking workshops 

before September 1 2024

for the special price of $300 for 2

$450 for 3

ONE DAY EVENT

All levels of experience welcome!

Contact Blume

Katoomba NSW Australia

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