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[BKARTS] Society of Bookbinders Third Biennial Training Seminar in UK



The Society of Bookbinders

is pleased to announce its

Third Biennial Training Seminar

University of Loughborough

Friday 21st and Saturday 22nd April 2006

The Venue
Having outgrown our previous venue in Birmingham, we are holding this year's
event in the purpose-built conference centre at Loughborough University. The
facity offers:

* raked lecture rooms with large screen video projection
* a better venue than Birmingham 2004 - more space overall
* a much expanded trade fair, and all in one large exhibition space
* meals and accommodation within east walking distance
* excellent road, rail and air links

Programme
We have planned a varied programme of excellent presenters, who will be
showing a wide range of tachniques and structures, both traditional and
innovative:

* Bob Hamer - Making basic bookbinding equipment
* Adam Larsson (Sweden) - Medieval stiff-spines limp vellum binding
* Stephen Conway - Traditional quarter-leather drop-back box
* Luigi Castiglioni (Italy) - Integrated mosaic: a leather decoration
technique
* Tracey Rowledge - Tooling images in gold leaf: a contemporary approach
* Michael Burke - Wooden-boarded Ethiopian binding
* Rachel Ward-Sale - Impressed leather techniques
* Cathy Abbott - Contemporary limp paper binding

Registration
Price held at £155: covers all sessions, meals and one night¹s*
accommodation. Early registration is strongly recommended ­ apply to

Clarisse Simon
69 Corinne Road
Tufnell Park
London
Email: clarissesimon@xxxxxxxxxxx

*add £44 for B&B on Thursday night, if required

Seminar commences 10 am Friday 21st April ­ registration from 9 am

Seminar closes at 5 pm Saturday 22nd April, after the society¹s Annual
General Meeting

Full programme will be sent to registered delegates in February 2006,
together with a list of Trade Fair stands

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