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Beginning Book Repair


Beginning Book Repair
with Jana Pullman
Sat-Sun, July 29 & 30; 10am-5pm
Intro to Binding (or equivalent) recommended

Where do you to start with your collection of books that need some repair? With this course we will begin with the basics. Learning about the materials and adhesives used in repair and some simple techniques such as cleaning paper and cloth, tear mends, end sheet repair and replacement, reattaching loose or torn out pages and repairs to corner and spines. Students will learn minor repairs and recognize their limits. Bring three books in need of repair to the first class (no leather).

Certificate: 14 hours, Category A or B

$220 ($200 members) + $30 supply fee
Certificate enrollees only: early registration rate $180, valid through 7/8/17


Start Date: July 29, 2017
End Date: July 30, 2017

Minnesota Center for Book Arts
1011 Washington Ave. S. #100
in the Open Book building
Minneapolis, MN
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