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Japanese Stab Binding
One Day Workshop
Learn the meditative art of Japanese Stab Binding with bookbinder Esther Williams.
Stab binding is a simple and decorative method of bookbinding. In this workshop you’ll learn how to assemble a book, prepare the thread and create several beautiful notebooks each with a different stitch pattern.
This is a great method to start with if you’re a beginner, and if you’ve done some bookbinding before you can hone your skills with some more complex patterns
Esther Williams is a designer and bookbinder based in Somerset.
She is the founder of Este Libro; a craft business hand- making artisan Coptic bound books and albums, (Hauser and Wirth Galleries and The British Library currently stock her work). She now teaches a variety of craft workshops including bookbinding workshops for beginners and improvers.
For more info on Esther’s work go to www.estelibro.com