Bookbinding I: April/May 2022

CBBAG Bookbinding I
With Joan Byers
April 23, 24, 25 & April 29, 30, May 1 2022

This is a six full-day course from the Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild (CBBAG) which introduces the various tools, materials, sewing methods, and constructions fundamental to hand bookbinding. You start with the making of simple pamphlets and proceed to the binding of two hardcover books. This course prepares you to explore bookbinding on your own or continue with more advanced studies. 

Dates: April 23, 24, 25 (Saturday, Sunday, Monday) and April 29, 30, and May 1 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)

Location: North Saanich (Greater Victoria) BC

Contact for more information:
    Joan Byers
    Telephone: 250-656-7376

Cost – Course Fee: $445.00 (+ $40.00 for supplies, paid on first day of class). Participants must be members of the CBBAG (membership information at:

Note: This course is a pre-requisite for Bookbinding II.

Registration form (PDF)


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