Join artist and educator Kelly Laughlin in this introduction to advanced bookbinding structures. In this two hour workshop, you'll learn how to create a hardcover Japanese Stab Bound book utilizing high quality Italian book cloth and handmade marbled decorative papers. Explore the tools and materials needed to continue bookbinding at home. All materials will be provided and are included in the ticket price.
This structure is perfect for creating your own wedding guest book, photo album, or artist's book. No previous bookbinding experience necessary.
About your host, Kelly Laughlin
Kelly is an artist, educator, and bookbinder from Baltimore, Maryland. When she's not exploring the varied and experimental ways of paper marbling and bookbinding, she enjoys teaching students at The Walters Art Museum about the wonders of art making and inspiration through historic objects.