Craft a Small Leather Journal with a Master Bookbinder

Seattle

91% of 32 Groupon Customers Recommend

Give as a Gift
3 bought
Limited quantity available

The Deal

  • $90 one admission to a leather journal binding class with bookbinder Andrea Kohler
  • Upon purchase, you may schedule for one of the available dates
  • You must reserve your date here in advance of the event

Groups meet at a private Ravenna location. The exact address will be shared after purchase.

Each event is capped at 2 participants; each event requires a minimum of 2 participants in order to take place.


What You'll Do

In an intimate workshop, you and one other person join master bookbinder Andrea Kohler in her basement studio to try your hands at the delicate art of bookbinding from scratch. While following her guidance, you'll bind pages between soft leather covers and create your own 4.5"x6.5" journal, which you'll take home at the end of the session.

  • Learn How to Bind a Book
    Expert binder Andrea Kohler explains the tools and techniques necessary to piece together volumes

  • Bind Your Own Journal
    Follow Andrea's guidance as your create your own 4.5"x6.5" journal out of soft leather


Your Host

Andrea Kohler Andrea Kohler
Bookbinder

Andrea Kohler's journey began in her hometown of Zurich, Switzerland, where she first honed her skills as a bookbinder. A four-year apprenticeship and several trips abroad later, and Andrea had her own atelier in Zurich, where she used her Old-World binding skills to produce modern, bespoke items. In 1996, she brought her business, Andrea Kohler Bookbindery, to Seattle, where she now teaches the craft to others.



Tips from Groupon Customers

  • “Very knowledgable, had a great time!”

  • “It was great! Very relaxing and I got a nice painting to put in my room. Alonsa is great, she is very patient and makes sure everyone is following. ”

  • “Wonderful experience!”


  1. 1

    Seattle

    Northeast Naomi Place

    Seattle, Washington 98115

    Get Directions

In a Nutshell

Join master bookbinder Andrea Kohler in her basement studio and learn how to create your own 4.5"x6.5" journal with soft leather covers

The Fine Print

Expires Jun 24th, 2014. This deal is for the purchase of a ticket. Reservations required prior to attending event. Dates subject to capacity and cancellation. Refundable only on day of purchase. Min. of 2 participants or experience subject to cancellation. No value after experience date & time have passed. Gratuity included. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Classes and lessons, from horseback riding to wine tasting
Creative projects and pursuits, from beading to glass blowing