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  • Workshop

Bookbinding: Japanese Stab Binding

Come and bind your own book at Common Press! In this 3 hour workshop, you will learn the stab-stitch binding, called Yotsume Toji in Japan. This binding method from the 15th century has a decorative paper cover and en elaborate sewing pattern along the spine. Use it as a notebook or sketchbook, a gift, or a model for additional handmade books. All supplies provided freely. No prior bookbinding experience necessary; all types welcome!

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June 5, 2024, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Fisher B Level Seminar Room
Open to Penn Students, Faculty, and Staff

Hosted by: Common Press

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