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Workshops and Events

Bookbinding workshops in 2017
with  Make it in Wales

Sketchbooks by participants of a Make it in Wales bookbinding course

9th July at Ceridwen
book with open spine binding
Open Spine Binding
18th October
at 'The Warren'

Book your place on these courses  through the Make it in Wales
Delighted to be returning to
Made By Hand in Cardiff this year

Guest of Pembrokeshire Craftsmans Circle

at their exhibition
The Seion Chapel Hall
New Street, St Davids. SA62 6SW

Wed 26th July to Mon 28th August (not Sun)

2017 End of Summer Art Exhibition
19th-28th August

  Ceredigion Art Trail 2017

  with Glenn Ibbitson

  Open 13th- 28th August
  10 - 5.30 each day
  for further details and directions see

Ceredigion Art Trail 2017

'Coptic Binding'
Saturday September 9th  10.30-4pm
Oriel Cric, Crickhowell
Make a coptic bound book with hard covers and a decorative stitched open spine, suitable for use as a sketchbook, notebook, diary or journal. .
Booking : Oriel Cric 01873 811970

' Tunnel Books'
Saturday 25th November  10-3.30pm
Preseli Community Learning Centre,Ysgol y Preseli, Crymych, SA41 3QH
A magical, miniature world inside a tunnel.
This workshop re-cycles pictures from magazines to create an intriguing tunnel book. Let your imagination run wild as you combine pictures to create unlikely scenes using found images.
Concertina folds of paper support collaged scenes to create a miniature theatre. Viewed through a single window an imaginary 3 dimensional landscape is revealed.


'Introduction to Bookbinding '
a 5 week evening class commencing Wed 31-1-2018
Preseli Community Learning Centre,Ysgol y Preseli, Crymych, SA41 3QH
Wk 1: Concertina books.
Wk 2: Star books
Wk 3: Pamphlets, tacket binding and long stitch.
Wk 4 & Wk 5:Simple hardback sketch book with book cloth cover

Booking Ysgol y Preseli Telephone: 01437 770180