i went to a wonderful workshop in hobart last weekend, organised by stitching and beyond inc

our tutors, jenny and elizabeth, were amazing

here is jenny at work100_4508 elizabeth (third from right) gives us some tips

100_4491100_4509it was so inspiring to see and touch the books on display, made by our tutors100_4492here are some of their stunning creations – click on any picture to start the slideshow

with their help, we each made 2 handmade books using either coptic or celtic handstitched binding

all the pages were handcut and folded, and we made our own covers using paper or fabric

i enjoyed the workshop immensely, and am very happy with how my two books turned out100_4519another one is in progress …

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