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Coptic Bookbinding Workshop

£65.00 £55.00


12:00 – 16:00BST


Learn how to create a beautiful hand bound book in a relaxed afternoon at The Smallprint Co…

The session is ideal for anyone looking for a relaxing and crafty afternoon with friends and family.



Coptic Bookbinding Workshop

Learn how to make a beautifully bound journal or sketchbook in this Coptic Bookbinding Workshop. The Coptic stitch is probably the oldest bookbinding stitch which allows the book to fold out completely flat.

The session is ideal for anyone with an interest in bookbinding who would like to while away a few creative hours in the studio creating something quite wonderful.

On the Day

Hannah teaches a small group how to make a hard covered book bound together with the intricate Coptic stitch.

Expect to take away a beautifully bound hard backed book for your collection.


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Enjoy Your Stay

Tea and coffee is complimentary. We don’t provide food but you’re most welcome to bring refreshments with you. Refreshments can be enjoyed in the Creative Space or our little courtyard during the warmer months.

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Need To Know

  • £65 per person
  • Not suitable for under 12s
  • Runs from 12pm to 4.00pm

If you’ve got any other questions, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Cancellation Policy

Please let us know as soon as possible if you can’t attend the workshop. Cancellations cannot be accepted within 24 hours of the workshop starting. Refunds cannot be issued within this timeframe however we will offer alternative dates for you to reschedule.

About The Smallprint Co.

Hannah and Chris have brought their passion for print to the high street with their boutique studio close to the centre of Derby and it’s famous Cathedral Quarter. The team prints letterpress commissions for private clients and small businesses, facilitates workshops on and off site and produces a range of popular greetings cards for retail. A gallery is situated to the front of the studio which shows work by printmakers and workshop attendees alike. They welcome volunteers to the studio to help with cataloguing their expanding collection of type too, so get in touch if you fancy getting your hands inky!