ONLINE: Easy Bookbinding at Home

ONLINE: Easy Bookbinding at Home (5 Weeks)

Level: MultiLevel

Price: LAC Members $160.00 / Non-Members $165.00

Class Description

Learn the basic skills, tools, and vocabulary of bookbinding and book arts. You will create simple folded books, pamphlets, Japanese stab bindings, accordion, and long stitch books. All levels welcome.

6-8 pmThursday, February 18, 2021 to Thursday, March 18, 2021Philip HartiganRegister Online

Student Information

$40 Optional Kit includes:

Bone folder, awl, large needle, waxed thread, PVA glue, brush, pre-cut book board (2 each: 3.25x2.5; 5x6; optional 2 each: 4x4), decorative papers, text paper, 2”x14” book cloth, craft knife, matboard to use as cutting mat. Students may decline kit if they already have supplies.


This interactive online class is presented via Zoom. Please download Zoom (, and register your email address prior to your first class.

You will be emailed Zoom meeting instructions, including a unique URL and meeting code to join the class at least 1 day before the start of the class. If you do not receive an email from your instructor or registered within 24 hours of the first scheduled class, please contact the front desk ASAP.

Class cancellations can happen if enrollment minimums are not met 2 days prior to the first class. If your class is canceled, you will be contacted via phone or email.

If your class comes with a required or optional kit:  All kits will be available for contactless pick-up the weekend prior to the session's start date. Please call before picking up to confirm that the kit is ready.

Students provide:

waxed paper, 12” or 18” metal edge ruler, pencil, eraser, plastic take-out or yogurt cups for glue and water.