Bookbinding - Japanese Stab Binding

$90 + $30 Material Fee

Kari Bronaugh
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All Levels
  1. June 7, 9AM - 4PM

 Learn the four most common Japanese stab binding patterns along with the basics of Japanese style bookbinding. Stab binding is a decorative way to bind single sheets without adhesives. The covers for each of the four books will be made from silk-screened Japanese mulberry paper called Chiyogami. The custom paper box will be made from stenciled Japanese paper called Katazome-Shi. The whole package will be closed with a tidy ribbon. The books are approximately 14 cm x 10 cm (5.5” w x 4.25” h).

Learning outcome: 4 traditional Japanese Stab binding designs, Creating a case to the size of the books, Learning about Japanese Papers and western papers, Using Tackettes to bind single sheet books.

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