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New Courses For 2014

Learn how to repair and restore books

New courses for 2014 have been scheduled, including beginners, advanced and some special courses. Check out the details on our events calendar, and make sure that you book early.

Talk Like a Pirate Day

Talk Like a Pirate Day, Fremantle

Fremantle’s Esplanade Park was overrun by pirates on Sunday for the annual Talk Like a Pirate Day event, which drew crowds despite unpredictable weather.

Royal Show Success

Royal Show Entries

The results of the Royal Show competition are now available. As always, a big congratulations to not only the winners, but also to all those who took the time and effort to put entries in.

New Courses Scheduled

Beginners Course

The next beginners course has been scheduled, starting immediately (September 2013). We expect to be able to fit another one in this year, and then we will follow up with an advanced course.

2013 AGM

Workshop for beginners

The 2013 annual general meeting for the WA Craft Bookbinders Guild is scheduled for September 30th September.

2013 Craft Show

Manning the stand at the Craft Show

The annual Craft Show has been and gone, and as always it was a very successful event.

Unusual Plough

Vertical Plough

Member David was recently given a most unusual plough and press. They were obviously both craft made, but had some very interesting ideas incorporated into them.

Restored Book Vise

Restored Book Vise

The Guild recently received a book vise courtesy of one of the members. The vise is used to clamp a book so that its spine can be worked on.