Coptic Binding

A one day workshop today in the sunshine at Nant ( well the sun was coming through our big windows!)
Coptic binding was the task in hand and todays group succeeded in producing some creditable efforts on their first attempts. Its not easy to keep everything at the correct tension, cope with long threads and multiple parts of the book to hold whilst sewing so well done....
Here are two of the finished books-



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Made by Hand 2015, Cardiff


I will be at Made by Hand in October in just over 5 weeks time.


You will find me and my books at stand number 112, just next door to 'Square Pegs' friend and partner in general mischief, Yvette Brown with all her little feathered friends; she will be at stand no 113


Why not put this date in your diary now.
Avoid queues at the door by buying your advance tickets through the website.


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