Listening to: Teacher
I took my first class at The Craft Center on Thursday and had so much fun! In an art class that I took back in 2005, I was given the overwhelming introduction to bookbinding by having to make my own sketchbook. While it was lots and lots of work at the time, I actually really liked it. Yes, my fingers were very sore by the end of it, but I enjoyed the process. Over the years, I kind of stepped away from making books and I have missed it! I've been wanting to take a class at the Craft Center and thought this would be a good introduction to the center and also a good reintroduction to bookbinding.
Here are some of the books that I made during the class:
|Simple book with a hidden knot inside|
|Inside hidden knot|
|I forget what this is called but it actually has two different "books" inside it!|
|Write one book---flip it over---and you have another one!|
|I also learned the running stitch!|