Fiona Balding – Ecoprint Bookbinding Workshop
All Materials Included
Ecoprinting is a magical process that uses the natural tannins and dyes held within a plant to create some spectacular marks and prints
This workshop is designed to develop all the skills and techniques you need to produce beautiful unique ecoprints on a variety is different papers. We will then explore how these papers can be used to create a range of beautiful handmade books.
It is suitable for beginners, keen to master both Ecoprint and Bookbinding Skills.
Includes homemade lunch and refreshments
What you will need to bring
An old towel
A ball of string
A pair of scissors
A selection of leaves – these are good for ecoprinting: oak, chestnut, rose, bramble, hardy geranium, eucalyptus, cotinus, sage, fennel, acers and maples.
Wear ‘old’ clothes or have apron or overall
For Cutting Paper
Bone folder (if you have one)
Awl (if you have one)