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Downie Allison Downie Ltd

DOWNIE ALLISON DOWNIE LTD

Based in Glasgow, Downie Allison Downie produce portfolios and boxes for designers, short run books for artists and authors, menus and visitors books for hotels, restaurants and bars, book repair and conservation. Clients include artists, design-houses, graphic designers, architects, libraries, companies, individuals and many more. Projects can be from a bespoke one-off to a short run. Downie Allison Downie also offer foil blocking and bookbinding classes for anyone interested in learning a new craft.

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Weekend
From£75

If you have a treasured book that is in need of some TLC, this class is for you! You will have to bring three non-leather books and we will help you assess what needs done, advising you on the best way to...more

Duration: 1 day

Multiple levels

No Qualification

From£75
From£75

The beginner’s class provides all the support you need to master the basics of bookbinding in a laid back and friendly environment. The class will be a mixture of demonstrations and practical exercises....more

Duration: 1 day

Beginner

No Qualification

From£75

Weekend
From£75

In this class you will make two bespoke boxes using a range of materials. You will be taught how to measure, size and prepare your materials and all the ins and outs of box making. We aim to produce 2...more

Duration: 1 day

Beginner

No Qualification

From£75
From£75

This class follows on from the beginner’s class with more bookbinding skills being taught, including case making, portfolio making and ¼ cloth options as well as rounding and jointing a book. The class...more

Duration: 1 day

Intermediate

No Qualification

From£75
From£75

In this class you will be using all the information learned on the beginners and the intermediate classes to make a 1/2 leather rounded and jointed A5 Journal. You will learn how to work with leather and...more

Duration: 1 day

Advanced

No Qualification

From£75

Weekend
From£75

Coptic-style book binding is one of the oldest methods of book binding. It was used in Egypt as early as the 2nd century by early Christians, who were known as Copts. Today the Coptic method is...more

Duration: 1 day

Beginner

No Qualification

From£75