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4-Part Bookbinding Series w/ Laura Rowley of Illuminated Press

Apr 29th, 2023
Time: 10am
Location: Grayhaven Motel's Gallery Lounge, 657 Elmira Rd , Ithaca NY
Phone: (607)-272-6434
Price: Tiered pricing to reflect financial diversity.

Join us for a sparkling new class series led by the talented Laura Rowley of local Illuminated Press! Take the entire series or pick a class à la cart.

Class 1: Pamphlets and Variations / April 29th, 2023 10a – 1p

Learn the basics of bookbinding including an overview of tools and materials and learning a hand-sewn binding technique. The book structures include the Single Pamphlet and Double Pamphlet, which are great for small journals and sketchbooks. We’ll also make the Dos-à-dos Pamphlet, a creative binding with pamphlets on both front and back of the book. Open to students of all levels and ages.


You will find pricing listed in 3 tiers for each class as well as the entire series, to reflect financial diversity.

Read class descriptions on this event website for details.

About Laura:

Laura Rowley (she/they) is a teaching book artist from Trumansburg, NY. She studied bookbinding, letterpress printing, and papermaking at Wells College (BA) and The University of Alabama (MFA). Laura is the founder of Illuminated Press, a micro press dedicated to sharing the art and craft of bookmaking, printing, and papermaking. This mission is pursued by publishing handmade editions of books and by teaching community classes locally and beyond.


If you have any further questions, feel free to reach out to Laura HERE.

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