Society of Bookbinders Conference 2017

A greatly anticipated lineup. Go to the conference if you can. $500 USD for the whole weekend, meals included. August!

Setting is pretty rural and I'm sure it will be a great experience. See their website for more details on the programs and the logistics.

Kathy Abbott – limp vellum binding
Ian Andrews – treasure bindings
Peter Bower (evening) – paper analysis
Andrew Brown – design binding
Ingela Dierick – a fine case-binding
Roger Green – drop-back boxes
Chris Harvey – conservation structures
Royston Haward – forwarding techniques
Paul Johnson –  pop-up books
Tony Mack – bookcloth production
Renate Mesmer – girdle bindings
Consuela Metzger – stationers’ bindings
John Mumford – Islamic bindings
Lara Artemis – parchment conservation
Tine Noreille – cutting method + structure
Pamela Smith – paper marbling