Two Sundays between October 28th & November 11th

3:30 to 7:00pm

 (let us know which dates work for you - register below)

This WORKSHOP could be a double session!

The first session you will learn about & practice a variety of easy book binding methods including Saddle, Coptic, & Kettle stitching; Cover & End Paper design.

Using a variety of simple & beautiful materials you will create unique & personal softbound hand made books for yourself or for gifts.

The second session we’ll also explore the possibilities of filling our books with meaningful objects. After the first session you will leave inspired to collect all kinds of objects to bring to the table the following week.


Workshops taught by JANUS proprietor and artist,

Maria DiElsi  

Paper Arts Workshop is $60 for per session! Includes ALL necessary materials and instructions.

Think - sketch book, photo album, garden journal, recipe book, a place to collect your poetry or secret incantations... 

You can use your own photos to illustrate your books. You can bring old books and turn them into works of art. Bring ideas and any objects you would like to incorporate into what you make...  but we'll have loads of inspiring elements on hand.