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Split Rock Cove | Artist Book Intensive

August 3, 2018 | 9:30 am - August 5, 2018 | 5:00 pm EDT

Friday-Sunday, August 3-5 | 9:30am-5pm
$125 per day, $325 for all three days; Materials fee: $15 per day (CMCA Members receive 10% discount)
Register for the workshop at 26splitrockcove.com

Day One
Gelatin Prints with Abbie Read
By making patterns and marks in the ink on the surface of a gelatin plate and layering the glazes, you can create rich images, which we will use as decorative papers for a book.

Stab Bindings with Sandy Weisman
We will explore a few traditional stab bindings, which are distinguished by elegant stitching patterns along the edges of book spines.

Day Two
Paper Marbling with Cynthia McGuirl
Create your own marbled papers, which can be used in handmade books or other paper arts.

Coptic Binding with Abbie Read
Coptic binding is an ancient way of sewing book pages so that the sewn binding is decorative and visible. One of the beauties of this binding is that the pages lie flat when the book is open.

Day Three
Hardbound Binding with Cynthia McGuirl
Learn how to create your own hardbound books! Precut parts and papers will

To register for the workshop: 26splitrockcove.com

For more information, email Sandy Weisman: sandy@26splitrockcove.com or call Abbie: 207 542 9607 | Cindy: 207-354-0929 | Sandy: 207-596-7624

Sponsored by Midcoast Book Arts


August 3, 2018 | 9:30 am EDT
August 5, 2018 | 5:00 pm EDT
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26 Split Rock Cove
26 Split Rock Cove
South Thomaston, ME 04858 United States
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207 596 7624