Bookbinding at the Botanics

Spend a magical creative day in the beautiful Botanic Gardens and Kibble Palace learning some new skills and and creating some unique hand made books!

Bookbinding at the Botanics

About Bookbinding at the Botanics

You will start the day collecting leaves and botanical material to eco-print on the day.

Eco-print with Elisabeth Viguie-Culshaw from The Lansdowne House of Stencils on various papers and use printing techniques to create inside pages.
In the afternoon session Cassandra Barron from Bookbinding with Cass will take you through the magic of binding them in delightfull books using button holes Stitch, the open back showing the hand printed paper will marvel you.
You will go home with a beautiful and unique book and many good memories of a great creative day in a unique place.
This workshop costs £50 inclusive of all material but not of lunch.

There will be time at the end for a wander in the gardens and who knows a ice cream cone if the weather is good.

This is part of a group of collaborative workshops between Elisabeth Viguie Culshaw and Cassandra Barron in 2018, another bookbinding workshop in Glasgow is themed on Mackintosh Stencilling. All details available on www.thelansdownehouseofstencils.com

No previous experience required and beginners are more than welcome.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Bookbinding at the Botanics are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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