Craft: Artists' Books & Bookbinding - Beginner - (23/4) - DRU27322M

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Next term start date

23 Apr 2019


Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: DRU27322M

This term is fully booked

From Wednesday 5th December 2018:- Book online, or contact course provider.

  • Drummond Community High School (AEP)
    41 Bellevue Place,
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £37.00 for term
  • Tuesday 09:30

Activity description

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: No previous knowledge/skills required. HOW THE COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT: This course will introduce students to the diverse nature of the artists' book and look at the book form as a means of expression. A range of binding techniques for example Japanese stab binding, pamphlet stitch and hardbound books will be taught through practical demonstrations. By the end of the course students will have developed at least one finished book structure using their own personal language. LEARNING OUTCOMES: Over the course students will: - have been introduced to different approaches to bookbinding and artists' books - have made several book structures using a variety of sewing or folding techniques - have finished at least one book project. MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENT: You should bring a scalpel or stanley knife, metal ruler, pencil, rubber, scissors, brushes and some A4 sized paper. All other tools tutor will bring and some can be bought from her if wanted. Bookcloth, 2mm greyboard and various other papers will be supplied by tutor. Materials will cost £5.00 for term.

Term information

This term is now full

  • Date term started:23 Apr 2019 (starts in 35 days)
  • Duration:5 lessons - 5 lessons remaining
  • Places:12
  • Crèche available:No

Price type

  • Standard price
  • Reduced
    • 16 or 17 years old
    • 60+, retired, and not in employment.
    • Disability Living Allowance (DLA), PIP or Carer's Allowance
    • Full time student.
  • Concession
    • Council Tax Reduction Scheme (NB: Not single person/occupancy discount)
    • Employment Support Allowance
    • Housing Benefit
    • Incapacity Benefit
    • Income Based Jobseekers Allowance
    • Income Support
    • NASS Support
    • Pension Credit
    • Universal Credit
    • Working Tax Credit

Remaining dates and times (5 lessons)

Date Day Time
23 Apr 2019 Tuesday 09:30 am - 11:30 am
30 Apr 2019 Tuesday 09:30 am - 11:30 am
07 May 2019 Tuesday 09:30 am - 11:30 am
14 May 2019 Tuesday 09:30 am - 11:30 am
21 May 2019 Tuesday 09:30 am - 11:30 am

Venue details

Drummond Community High School (AEP)

41 Bellevue Place
Tel: (0131) 556 2651
Email: pauline.clair@drummond.edin.sch.uk

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