More Bookmaking at Woolf Works!


Due to popular demand, please join me at Woolf Works, Singapore’s only co-working space for women*, for another series of four bookbinding workshops.

Each workshop is limited to 10 participants, so register now! All workshops are SG$20.00 per person, which includes a set of professional-quality tools and materials.

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, February 20, 2pm – 5pm
Make a Tacket-Bound Book!
Binding with tackets is one of the oldest and simplest ways to construct a book. In this workshop, make a tacket-bound book, an exposed binding that dates from the 2nd Century. SOLD OUT!

Saturday, March 19, 2pm – 5pm
Make Miniature Books!
A true miniature is less than three inches tall, and miniature books present difficult design and structural challenges for the bookbinder. In this workshop, make two miniature books: an accordion book in a wrapper with a tongue-and-slot enclosure and a sewn book with a ribbon-mounted casing.

Saturday, April 16, 2pm – 5pm
Make a Travel Journal!
Make a versatile book that goes wherever you go! In this workshop, construct a classic hardcover travel journal with a pen loop, a gusset pocket for memorabilia, and an elastic closure.

Saturday, May 21, 2pm – 5pm
Make a Drum Leaf-Bound Book!
Looking for an ideal structure a sketchbook? In this workshop, make a sewn board binding, made famous by Gray Frost, which lays flat when open and is durable for journaling and sketching.

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

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