Woven Spine Book w/Lotta Helleberg
Saturday, February 10, 2024

We will use simple painting, drawing, and/or printing techniques to explore themes and narratives for our book. 
The enhanced sheet will be divided into signatures, which will be bound into single pamphlet stitched sections, that in turn will provide the base for our woven spine. 
We will explore adding waxed fabric as optional covers before embarking on the unique and meditative woven binding.

Workshop Details: Woven Spine Book
  • Saturday, February 10, 2024 – 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Instructor: Lotta Helleberg
  • Class Size: Max 8 students.
  • Skill level: No previous book-making experience is required.
  • Location: Virginia Center for the Book (map: Jefferson School City Center)
  • Fee: $120 VCB Members / $140 Non-Members
  • *UVa Education Benefit Eligible, non-degree certification class #021024 (must use non-member price)
  • Course fees must be paid to complete your registration.
  • Registration closes on February 06, 2024
  • All materials are provided along with tools available for in-class use.
  • For additional course information contact: Lotta Helleberg – info@lottahelleberg.com
  • For information about the Center and its programs contact gsqueen@virginia.edu
Our COVID Vaccination and Masking Policy for this Workshop:
  • It is the Virginia Center for the Book’s expectation that all program participants are vaccinated.
  • Evolving CDC and UVA COVID guidelines may require that participants be masked if working in close proximity to others. (bring your masks)
  • Should public health guidelines change, and new norms be applicable, we reserve the right to revisit the expectations in the interest of participant health and safety.

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