Loading Events

Join us for an evening of Japanese bookbinding using  beautiful handmade suminagashi  marbled papers.

In this Japanese bookbinding class Paperazzi Design studios resident paper artist Michelle Lackenby, will guide you through various Japanese binding stitch techniques and patterns and show you how to create your very own books to take home.

The techniques that we will cover include simple Japanese stitch, Japanese stab binding, Hemp stitch and tortoise shell binding. Each technique builds on the last and all notes and materials will be supplied so you can create your own set of soft cover books to take home.

There will also be a demonstration on the suminagashi marbling methods.

These Japanese journals make excellent gifts and can be used for any purpose. Think photo books, writing journals, travel diaries – the possibilities are endless. Come along and have fun creating your very own handmade books using the Japanese binding stitch style. No experience necessary and all materials will be provide.

What you'll get

  • Make your own set of 4 Japanese books with handmade suminagashi traditional Japanese marbled papers.  -A beautiful keepsake – hand stitched by you !

what to bring

Just yourself!


Be sure to check out our Terms & Conditions before grabbing a ticket.