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Cross Structure Binding with Suzan Lee

Granville Island
Sun, November 12, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Sun, November 12, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Join Suzan as she shows attendants an European bookbinding technique attributed all the way back to the 1500s!

This method features exposed sewing, so the stitching holding the book together is visible on the spine, creating an aesthetically unique book. Suzan will also incorporate slotted covers, using non-leather, contemporary materials. Come and learn more about this ancient method to create your own sketchbooks!

Space is limited and registration is required.
Please visit Opus Granville Island or contact them at 604‑736‑7028 to register.

Suzan Lee is a local bookbinding instructor who learned her bookbinding skills at the Center for Book Arts in New York. She is affiliated with the local chapter of the Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild (CBBAG). She has been teaching bookbinding for over 10 years. Her interest in bookbinding started with her fascination with the wide range of materials and structures involved in binding books.


Cross Structure Binding