Victorian Bookbinders Guild

For all interested in the Art, Craft and Practice of Bookbinding                                             

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Workshop Nag Hammadi
Saturday 10 August 2019, 09:00 - 17:00
 
Contact president@vbg.net.au

Nag Hammadi Model, and interpretation of the styles of leather binding of 4th Century. This attractive model  will grace your display cabinet at home, and teach  some important parts of the development of the codex binding.

You will learn to measure and cut papyrus and  leather. Basics of leather paring using Brockman parer and paring knives. 

Prerequisite   case binding 101

Location Belgrave Area Victoria. Location is given wth registration

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Meetings & Events

Tue Mar 26 @19:00 - 09:00PM
Monthly Meeting March Bread and Cheese Club
Tue Apr 16 @19:00 - 09:00PM
Monthly Meeting April Note special date
Sat May 04 @10:00 - 06:00PM
Clunes Book Town 14th -16th
Tue May 28 @19:00 - 09:00PM
Monthly Meeting May Topic to be confirmed.
Tue Jun 25 @19:00 - 09:00PM
Monthly Meeting June Topic to be confirmed.
Sat Jun 29 @09:00 - 05:00PM
Workshop Conservation Boxes
Fri Jul 05 @09:00 - 09:00PM
Rare Book Week and Book Fair 04-15th
Tue Jul 23 @19:00 - 09:00PM
Monthly Meeting July Buy Swap and sell, AGM
Sat Jul 27 @09:00 - 05:00PM
Workshop Thesis Binding
Sat Aug 10 @09:00 - 05:00PM
Workshop Nag Hammadi
Tue Aug 27 @19:00 - 09:00PM
Monthly Meeting August Carmelite Library Joint Meeting
Tue Sep 24 @19:00 - 09:00PM
Monthly Meeting Sept To Be decided
Sat Oct 12 @09:00 - 04:00PM
Workshop Britannica section
Tue Oct 22 @19:00 - 09:00PM
Monthly Meeting October topic to be confirmed
Fri Oct 25 @12:00 -
Bind 19 Bookbinding Conference Sydney 25-27
Sat Nov 02 @09:00 - 04:00PM
Workshop to be confirmed
Tue Nov 26 @19:00 - 09:00PM
Monthly Meeting November. Binding Challenge and Breakup

Victorian Bookbinders Guild Inc.  Incorporated 1981     Registration No A2896  ABN: 97 853 169 281     PO Box 355, Seddon West, Victoria 3011