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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.

Materials In Stock

Home made sewing frame

We not only have a supply of adhesive back in stock, and all nicely decanted into easily managed pots, but we have also received our order of marbling supplies from Turkey.

Medieval Fayre, 2013

Medieval Fayre

Our first appearance at the annual Fayre organised by the Western Australian Medieval Alliance proved to be a wonderful day in the beautiful Supreme Court Gardens.

Central Institute Bindery Visit

Central Institute Print Shop

The meeting held at the bindery saw about 20 people turn up. Although many of us had been there before, it was good to get the full guided tour from Bernie.

Marbling Course

Vesile Yilmaz Teaching Marbling

The first of the marbling courses was held on Febuary 9th. It was an all day affair, with a full attendance. Outside it was 38C, but inside it was just a hive of activity.

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