Create your own Sketchbook

1 day course
10 June 2020
10am to 4pm

£87 including all materials

Create your own Sketchbook

Learn how to make two kinds of sketchbooks - a concertina book and a simply bound sewn book. Print your own individual covers for your books using Gelli Plates and take home two unique sketchbooks.

Course Structure
• Explanation of the two bookmaking techniques with examples.
• Learn how to measure, fold and put together your book pages.
• Measure and cut book cover bases.
• Print book covers using Gelli Plate and monoprinting techniques.
• Measure and cut your own prints to use as covers for your books.
• Put your book block and covers together to complete your books.
• All techniques can be recreated at home without using a press.

Experience level
Beginner and/or those wishing to refresh their skills.

Pre-course information
Any image preparation notes will be sent 2 weeks prior to the course date.

Maximum 8 places

How to book
• By email using the email button below
• By phone 01223 892380


Payment / Terms and Conditions

For all courses except CPSC Certificate course

Full payment of the course fee is required when booking a place. A reserved place is not secure until full payment has been received. If full payment is not received within 10 working days of a place being reserved, the booking will be assumed to be void.

If for any reason you are unable to attend, we will refund monies paid minus a £10.00 admin fee, as long as you cancel your place more than 10 working days before the course start date. Cancellations received less than 10 working days before a course starts will require the full course fee to be paid.

Curwen Print Study Centre reserves the right to cancel courses – a full refund will be made in these circumstances.


For CPSC Certificate course

Payment of the deposit for Term 1 is required when booking a place. A reserved place is not secure until this deposit has been received. If the Term 1 deposit is not received within 20 working days of a place being reserved, the booking will be assumed to be void. The outstanding balance for Term 1 is due before the start of Term 1.

If for any reason you are unable to attend, we will refund monies paid minus a £10.00 admin fee, as long as you cancel your place more than 20 working days before the course start date. Cancellations received less than 20 working days before a course starts will require the full course fee to be paid.

Curwen Print Study Centre reserves the right to cancel courses – a full refund will be made in these circumstances.