29. Bookbinding: Historical Ledgers

Course Date(s) 
May 12, 2018 to May 13, 2018
Saturday & Sunday, 1:00 - 5:00 pm
8 hours/2 days
Class size: 8 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes 
May 05, 2018
Costs 

$90 + materials fee $40 payable to the instructor on first day of class

Course Overview 

We will discuss and examine several models of stationery bindings used in different parts of Europe between the 1400s and 1700s. We will then make a specific historical model of a 17th Century ledger binding with a parchment cover.

Instructor(s) 

Rhonda Miller BA, MLIS

Rhonda Miller is a bookbinder with a keen interest in book structures and historical bookbinding techniques.