15. May 2021 - 10:00
Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh
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Visiting Artist: Secret Belgian Binding with Wood Covers with Anne Murray | Saturday, 15. May 2021

Create a beautiful wood-covered book suitable for journaling or sketching.

About this Event

2-Day Visiting Artist Workshop

Saturday, May 15, 2021 - 10am-5pm

Sunday, May 16, 2021 - 10am-5pm

Description: The “Secret Belgian Binding” is neither secret nor Belgian but creates a lovely decorative exposed spine pattern. When combined with wooden covers, the resulting book is simply elegant while also having high functionality. Students can expect to create a beautiful wood-covered book suitable for journaling or sketching. Anne Murray has studied at the John C. Campbell Folk School, the Penland School of Crafts, and Asheville Bookworks. She operates Anne’s Books and Papers doing custom binding and book repair, creating unique papers, and teaching classes.

Tuition: $205 + $35 materials fee

Materials: All materials provided by instructor

Location: Contemporary Craft (5645 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15201)

Cancellations and Refunds: Workshop cancellations are decided three business days before the start date. If workshops must be cancelled due to insufficient enrollment, the entire class fee will be refunded by check, to your credit card, or Contemporary Craft account for future workshops.

Visiting Artist Refund Policy: Student refund requests made at least 14 days before a workshop begins will be charged a $50 cancellation fee. Refund requests made within 14 days of a visiting artist workshop will be charged a $100 cancellation fee. Processing of refunds takes approximately three weeks.

If you require accessibility accommodations, please let us know by calling 412.261.7003 and we are happy to assist you.