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ONLINE EVENT-The Bible as Cultural Artef...

ONLINE EVENT-The Bible as Cultural Artefact

THURSDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER 2021 19.30-20.30 (GMT)  Free – Register in advance Limited to 300 places REGISTER NOW DOMINIC RILEY- Society Of Bookbinders President Dominic is a self-employed restorer, designer binder, teacher, writer, lecturer and occasional film-maker. He has worked in London, New York and San Francisco, and is a past president of the Hand Bookbinders of California. […]

London Craft Week 4-10 October 2021

London Craft Week 4-10 October 2021

Exhibition: The Book Beautiful An exhibition of hand-crafted bindings by contemporary bookbinders set in one of London’s most famous rare book stores.  Maggs Bros. Ltd, 48, Bedford Square, London, WC1B 3DRMonday 4 October – Sunday 10 October, 9.30 – 1700.  Free.  Booking not necessary.   Workshops 9-10 October There will also be a series of bookbinding workshops by […]

A MESSAGE FROM THE CHAIRMAN

A MESSAGE FROM THE CHAIRMAN

Thanks to everyone who attended the AGM and for electing new officers to the Council. I believe we can bring some stability to the Society and implement some beneficial programmes especially in the fields of Publicity, Outreach, Education and Training. We have begun discussions to bring ourselves up to date on the activities already in place. The […]

THE MAUREEN DUKE EDUCATIONAL AWARD 2021

THE MAUREEN DUKE EDUCATIONAL AWARD 2021

The panel for this year’s Award was Sara Tupper, Dominic Riley (President of SOB) and Mary Asiedu (Scotland Regional Rep and Trustee). We received four strong applications this year and after much discussion it was decided that: The Maureen Duke Educational Award 2021 be awarded to Susie Wilson. Susie Wilson has a BA (Hons) and Postgraduate in […]

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING AGENDA

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING AGENDA

The Annual General Meeting of the Society of Bookbindersto be held at 8:00 pm on Friday 20 August 2021 on a Zoom Webinar (Details on how to join Webinar have been sent to all who registered.If you wish to register you can do it here)  AGENDA Welcome Address – The President Minutes of the 2020 AGM contained in an […]

Society Of Bookbinders AGM

Society Of Bookbinders AGM

Hon. Secretary,Claire Redfern21 Moat Way,Goring by Sea,West SussexBN12 4DREmail claireredfern@sky.com19th July 2021Topic: Society Of Bookbinders AGM You are invited to the Society Of Bookbinders  Zoom webinar AGM.When: Aug 20, 2021 08:00 PM London                          Please register in advance for this webinar by clicking the link below:https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_NTOTrFPdRjabY_WMfJjwwQ0(0%)After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar […]

The Maureen Duke Educational Award 2021

The Maureen Duke Educational Award 2021

REMINDER!! The Maureen Duke Educational Award 2021 Just to remind everyone that the closing date for entries for the Maureen Duke Education Award is next Friday the 16th July 2021. This is a £2,000 annual award offered by the Norie Trust in conjunction with the Society of Bookbinders to assist professionals in the book field to further […]

Online event – Doing Things With Books

Presenter Simon Beattie has been an antiquarian bookseller since 1998.  After a dozen years working for firms in London, he set up on his own in 2010, specialising in European cultural history, with a particular interest in the theatre and music.  Simon also has a keen interest in the history of decorated paper and is […]

SoB/DB joint workshop programme 2021/202...

We’re delighted to be offering our 2021/22 series of DB/SoB Joint workshops and would like to say a big thank you to the tutors and all of you who have been so patient during the often-changed programme dates during the last year. We hope very much that our plans can go ahead. This series we […]