Notebook Making Course with Simeon Jones, award winning Book Binder.
November 16th 9.30-5.30pm
A full, informative and fun day of making at The Source, a stunning 15th century Cruck Frame Barn, which nestles in the foothills of The Clwydian Range in the hamlet of LLangynhafal.
SPACES ARE TRULY LIMITED, BOOK TODAY TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT
During the day you will :
- learn the techniques required to hand sew, and construct an A5 notebook
- back and board an A5 notebook
- cover and finish your notebook to take home either to gift, or to keep
- enjoy a delicious home cooked lunch
- be creative, and learn a new skill
Course fee includes all materials, elevenses, lunch and afternoon tea.
WHY NOT JOIN OUR DECORATIVE PAPER CLASS AND CREATE YOUR OWN PAPER TO COVER YOUR NOTEBOOK, WHAT A UNIQUE AND THOUGHTFUL GIFT!
Only 2 left in stock
Simeon first discovered book binding as a teenager, at the elbow of Paul Delrue, arguably one of the most skillful and prolific designer binders of our time.
After completing a Degree in The History of Art and Design in Manchester, and later a Degree in Osteopathy Simeon returned to his hometown of Ruthin to raise his family, and run his Osteopathic Practice Well St Clinic, with his wife George, who is also an Osteopath, Founder of Bathing Beauty and Cafe at The Source.
Simeon is a very accomplished binder. His first book The Somme, won a prize at the Designer Binders annual Competition and was subsequently bought, and preserved for the nation by The British Library. Another one of his books, was bought by the National Library of Wales. Most recently he had a book exhibited at The Saatchi Gallery in London as part of the Collect Exhibition.