DB/SoB Joint Weekend Workshops 2019-20

Welcome to the latest series of joint workshops offered by Designer Bookbinders and The Society of Bookbinders.

Click on the workshop title for more details and to download a booking form:

5 - 6 October 2019
Two Days - Two Books:
Envelopes and Pockets

Lori Sauer
4 - 5 April 2020
Paper Cut Drum Leaf
Artists' Book

Kip Perdue & Mark Cockram
9 - 10 November 2019
Midori Kunikata-Cockram
9 - 10 May 2020
Contemporary Paper
Conservation Binding

Kathy Abbott
8 - 9 February 2020
Playing Small: Artists' Books
in Miniature

Nesta Davies
13 - 14 June 2020
Conservation Packaging - Fitted Wrappers and Archival Storage
Ann-Marie Miller

Workshops usually take place on a Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 5pm with suitable breaks. The fee for each workshop is £185 plus a charge for materials provided by the tutor and payable ‘on the day’.

We hope you will be tempted – but please remember that the workshops tend to fill up very quickly, so sign up early to avoid disappointment.

For all enquiries and further information, please contact Sarah Burnett-Moore (programme organiser).

Terms & Conditions

  1. Registration will only take place on receipt of full course fees
  2. The fee does not include local accommodation or travel
  3. A charge for materials will be payable on the day
  4. Participants from overseas. It is possible to pay online by PayPal. Please contact the team first to confirm that a place is available on the workshop by emailing:
  5. Full details of the venue and a list of equipment and tools to bring will be sent out nearer the time
  6. Cancellation policy If you cancel your booking up to 30 days prior to the workshop you will get a refund minus a 25% administration fee Cancellation within 30 days will incur a 50% administration fee However, you are able to send a proxy with no administration fee In the event of a cancellation the first person on the waiting list for a given workshop will be offered a place
  7. The organisers reserve the right to change the location and date of the workshop or to cancel the workshop, in which case you will be offered a full refund or, if you choose, a place on any re-scheduled workshop
  8. By registering, you accept that none of the Society of Bookbinders, Designer Bookbinders, the organisers, the landlords of the premises where the workshops take place, nor the workshop leaders accept any liability for loss, damage, personal injury or consequential damages



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