Bookmaking at Woolf Works! [UPDATED]

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Please join me at Woolf Works, Singapore’s only co-working space for women*, for a series of four bookbinding workshops.

Each workshop is limited to 10 participants, so register now!

All proceeds from this series will be donated to AWARE’s Sexual Assault Care Centre (SACC), Singapore’s only specialized service for women who face sexual assault.

Saturday, July 25, 2pm – 5pm
Make a Coptic Stitched Book!
The Coptic stitch technique is a historic binding using decorative papers and exposed sewing at the spine, and originated in Egypt in the 2nd Century C.E. SG$20.00 per person, which includes a set of professional-quality tools and materials.
 SOLD OUT!

Saturday, August 22, 2pm – 5pm
Make a Long Stitched Book!
The long stitch technique is a sturdy, distinctive binding that dates all the way back to medieval Germany and allows the spine to lie flat. SG$20.00 per person, which includes a set of professional-quality tools and materials. SOLD OUT!

Saturday, September 26, 2pm – 5pm
Make a Single Signature Hardcover Book!

The simplest method of binding a single signature codex, or a book bound on one edge, is with a pamphlet stitch. In this class, you will make a hardcover case using book cloth and decorative endpapers. SG$20.00 per person, which includes a set of professional-quality tools and materials. SOLD OUT!

Saturday, October 24, 2pm – 5pm
Make a Hardcover Japanese Stab-Bound Book!
In this technique, the book block, or the body of the book, is a stack of single sheets rather than a signature. In this class, you will make hinged hardcovers so the book will open easily from front or back. SG$20.00 per person, which includes a set of professional-quality tools and materials. SOLD OUT!

* Workshops are open to all genders, not just women! All workshops to be held at Woolf Works, 176 Joo Chiat Rd, #02-01.