Our weekly online meetings have continued throughout the pandemic. We will continue the virtual free drop-in meetings until at least 2022. 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month from 10:30. 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 17:30. Join us – everyone is welcome. Continue reading Weekly Meetings
Book arts events and exhibitions in Edinburgh this May: Christian Aid Book Sale and Festival – 11th to 17th May at 3 locations in Edinburgh. See their website for times and individual events. Bound In Edinburgh (That’s us!) each Wednesday. … Continue reading Book Arts in Edinburgh – What’s On May
The past couple of meetings a few of us have been experimenting with the seemingly infinite variations that a concertina spine and stitched pamphlets allow. All the variations we worked on had this starting constraint – a sheet of paper … Continue reading Concertina spine books and their variations.
Book arts events and exhibitions in Edinburgh this April: Treasure Displays – 25 years of the Elizabeth Soutar Bookbinding Competition at NLS until 13th April. Bound In Edinburgh (That’s us!) each Wednesday morning. And slightly further afield – Glasgow Zine … Continue reading Book Arts in Edinburgh – What’s On April
There are only a few days left to catch the temporary exhibition of book art and paintings by Susie Wilson and Joan Smith but it would be well worth making the effort if you have not already made it along. … Continue reading Field Notes: Reflections on Camp Life at the Scottish Women’s Hospitals
A new group for sharing ideas and techniques on bookbinding. Come and meet like-minded people making and repairing books, journals, ‘zines and boxes. We meet weekly at : Forest Cafe, Tollcross (141 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh EH3 9JN) Wednesday, 10.15am Free, but please support the cafe by buying a coffee etc. Continue reading Bound In Edinburgh