SEPT. 20 | SATURDAY
5PM-7PM | WARDROOM
CENTER FOR BOOK ARTS
Book-binding Workshop with Jennifer Verbit
Come learn how to use some basic bookbinding tools, and make a book! We will use recycled grocery store boxes to create a stitched, two signature book. Other inspiration will be taken from the Hudson River and the Lilac Steamship itself.
JENNIFER VERBIT has always had a strong interest in the arts. After receiving a BFA from Alfred University; she’s been studying bookmaking at The Center for Book Arts, for the past nine years. Jennifer is experienced in creating lesson plans and teaching hands-on skills for a range of audiences. She has developed bookmaking workshops for children and teenagers at the New York Public Library, selective schools, museums and special events, throughout New York City.