The Twined Binding

The Twined Binding




Instructor: Roberta Lavadour
Skill Level: intermediate
Materials Fee: $15.00
Length of workshop: 4 days



Workshop description:

Students will create a small journal in a binding style designed by the instructor. Inspired by basket twining, the finished book is a durable structure that provides opportunities to explore spine designs and closure options. Confident beginners are welcome but this may not be ideal as a first attempt at binding. This class will include some homework.


Date: Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, June 22, 23, 24, and 25, 2017


attention to detail
manual dexterity


Materials/equipment to be supplied by student:
Teflon bone folder
metal ruler
small cutting mat


Materials/equipment to be provided by instructor:
flax paper
waxed linen thread
binder’s board
book weights

The Twined Binding Materials$15.00
Location Focus on Book Arts
1928 21st Avenue
Forest Grove OR 97116