For adult students


Thursdays, January 12, 19, 26, and February 2, 9, 16, & 23, 2023

12:30 – 2:30 p.m.


Interested in creating your own books? Then this is the class for you. Students will learn how to

make their own book from simple paper folded books such as the Turkish map fold to

hardback stab bound, books and a few things in between.


Supply list:

Required Supplies:

– Binder for handouts


Required Tools:

– PVA glue

– X-Acto knife with extra #11 blades

– Bone Folder (6” or 8”, pointed at one end)

– Pencil (mechanical or traditional wood)

– Eraser (Staedtler Mars plastic eraser or similar soft white vinyl eraser)

– Inexpensive stiff flat bristle brushes for gluing: 1” and 2”

– Sharp and pointy scissors- Fiskars makes a small pair

– Pin tool/Bookbinder’s Awl (“pokie tool”)

– Glue stick-Uhu works well

– Tool box or bin to carry all your supplies

– Drafting brush

– Masters brush cleaner and preserver

– self healing cutting mat-18”x 24” or 24”x 36”


Supply Resources:

– Hollanders

– Dick Blick

– Hobby Lobby

– Michaels

– Amazon


*Pre-registration is required for Art School classes; classes will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Students will be registered ONLY on receipt of payment. Enrollment requirements for all classes: 3 students minimum. Classes with low enrollment are cancelled 48 hours before the class is scheduled to begin.

Refunds and Cancellation Policies: If a class is cancelled due to low enrollment, a full refund will be issued. Refunds or class credit will not be issued for any other reason than cancellation of a class due to low enrollment.