Adult Classes

Bookbinding – Monday Eves on November 12 and 19 December 3 and 10. Register for one, two, or all three classes!


Course Title: Bookbinding
Date & Time: November 12, 19 , December 3 and 10; Times vary – see below
Instructor: Laura Rowley
Cost (materials included): Cost varies – see below (CayAC members receive 10% discount)

Class Descriptions:
Nov. 12: Paste Papers: Discover the amazing art of paste paper making! Students will explore the wide range of techniques using translucent paint- from historic patterns to experimental monoprints. These papers are great for book covers! 6pm-  7:30pm, $45
Nov. 19: Link Stitch Bookbinding: Learn how to make a journal with sturdy paper covers and beautiful link stitch along the spine. 6pm-8:30pm, $55
Dec 3: Case Binding: Students will learn how to make a classic hard cover book with cloth or decorative paper covers. Learn the art and craft of hand binding your own books and journals! Participants will learn how to use tools, papers, and adhesives while exploring creative methods of design. Throughout the sessions we will make single and double pamphlet, accordion, link stitch, and more! ​​6pm-9:00pm, $65​
Dec 10: Open Studio: Students from any of the three previous classes may use the space to work on projects ​​2pm-8:00pm, $10

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To register, contact us at: OR leave us a message at 607-280-9340 OR print out the Art Registration Form and mail it in with your check (payable to TCFA – CayAC) to:

Trumansburg Conservatory of Fine Arts, ATTN: CayAC
P.O. Box 1053
Trumansburg, NY 14886