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[BKARTS] UK Book/Paper Info

 Designer Bookbinders organises 5-6 evening lectures every winter.
Themes are
not always about design bookbinding, but guest speakers talk about
ranging from paper treatments (marbling, paste papers) to artist's books and
makers talking about their work.
Next winter's schedule has just been published and if you can make it to
for a Tuesday evening, it's well worth it. The lectures are held at The Art
Workers Guild, which in itself is worth the visit! Come and meet people, and
have a drink afterwards! It's a good time to meet up with several

Here's the lectures you might be interested in:

Tuesday 2 Dec 2003
Susanne Krause
-Traditional European Paste Paper: Paste paper has been in use for about 400
years and is based on just a few simple basic techniques. But there is much
more to it than meets the eye.

Tuesday 13 Jan 2003
Tracey Rowledge
- Bookbinder talking about her gold-tooling work

Tuesday 3 Feb 2004
Emma Hill
- Contemporary Artists' Books: A publisher's viewpoint; commissioning,
production, collaboration and presentation within the context of a gallery.

Tuesday 2 Mar 2004
Angela James
- Looking back over 13 years of design bookbindings for the Booker Prize.

Location: The Art Workers Guild, 6 Queen's Square, London WC2 at 6.30 pm.
Admission £4 (£2 for fulltime students)
Nearest tube: Holborn / Russell Square / Tottenham Court road

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