Members of the Society of Bookbinders will be demonstrating the techniques of bookbinding including how paper sections are sewn together, different covering materials, how the case of a book is made, finishing and how gold is applied as lettering or decoration. Come along to see this fascinating process and have a go yourself.

Children will have the opportunity to make some simpler booklets in the Den from 11am – 3pm.


Suitable for all


Approx 360 mins

Activities, clubs and groups

From book clubs and writers’ groups to scrabble and sewing sessions; support and recovery workshops to baby and kids’ crafts and activities,…