Both Joan and Elizabeth run workshops. Contact us for details


COURSES WITH JOAN NEWALL  2016/17

NUMBER 6 STUDIO GALLERY

PATELEYBRIDGE,  NR HARROGATE 

YEAR ONE COURSE 

Joan will be running a new, Year One Book Making class starting in October of this year which will run on a Sunday

It is open to anyone interested in the art of book making and is suitable for those with absolutely no experience and to those who come from other art disciplines. All you need is enthusiasm, some time and a desire to learn and be inspired.

OUTLINE

the first workshop covers materials and tools,  paper grain and how to construct simple concertinas. The following workshops cover sewn pamphlets, Coptic stitch, French stitch, long stitch bindings.

There will be two workshops exploring "surface decoration" How to use rust, walnut ink, bleach ,tea to create surfaces which can be used to cover books. 

The course runs on the first weekend in the month , or as near as possible, and covers 10 sessions over the year finishing in July 2017. Workshops begin at 9.30am prompt and finish at 4pm. There are 60 hours of actual teaching.

the cost is £300 + £5 for some materials. 

There are only 5 places left on this course

YEAR 2 COURSE

 Joan will also be running the Year 2 Book Making Class on Saturdays with students who have completed Year 1. However there may be a place for someone who has experience in Book making who wants to further their knowledge or join a group environment Year 2 includes 2 surface decoration workshops and moves on to the more complicated book forms as well as box and slipcase making. There are only 2 places left on this course

the cost is £300 + £5 materials 

 

For more information on these 2 courses contact me  newalljoan-alan@tiscali.co.uk or  hello@numbersix.info 

The dates are already on the number 6 website in the diary section