University of Atlantia

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Gothic Books Uncovered!

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Instructor:
Letia Thistelthueyt


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UA100 February 2, 2019
Crs #:
332
Time:
1:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Fee:
$3.00
Length:
4 hrs
Credits:
4
Attendees:
6/8
Room:
914
Course Category:
Scribal Arts
Description
Step by step of gothic leather bookbinding process popularized in the late 14th century. The class including hands-on experiences during various stages of bookbinding. $3 for a handout, final book not included. Section 1: Meet the text block - the middle of your book Section 2: Bookboards & Headbands - Holding it all together in style Section 3: Gotcha covered - dressing it up in leather. Section 4: Clasps - various styles includes real extant examples!
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