Hayley Andrew

Hayley began her career as a Photographer, with a particular passion for hand-manipulating archival prints. Following a successful collaboration with The John Kobal Collection in 2012, she discovered a natural aptitude and passion for book and box-making. Following the Bauhaus idea that, 'form...Read more

Jodie Strachan

Jodie is a bookbinder at Barnard and Westwood Fine Printers & Bookbinders. Her love of craft started from a young age and was nurtured through her arts-based education. One of the reasons why she strived to be a craftsperson was due the Foundation Diploma of Art and Design that she undertook...Read more

Shauna White

Shauna White is the latest apprentice bookbinder at Barnard & Westwood Fine Printers & Bookbinders. Having previously completed an embroidery degree with The Royal School of Needlework, she was drawn to bookbinding by a love of precision and intricacy. Shauna enjoys the challenge of...Read more

Create Event
12 May
1118
13 May
1118

Printmaker and illustrator Jonny Hannah leads this 2-day workshop. Create your own love letter to London in the form of a handmade book, using a combination of screen printing, letterpress, collage and rubber-stamping techniques.

Based in what was once the heart of London’s print...

<em>Edit Event</em> Bookbinding and Printing at St Bride
9 May
0911
9 May
1417
10 May
0911
10 May
1417
11 May
0911
11 May
1417
12 May
1017

Designer Bookbinders and the St Bride Foundation collaborate on a week of events celebrating fine printing and design bookbinding, including demonstrations, a 3-day workshop, exhibitions and have-a-go sessions.

Throughout the week an exhibition will showcase contemporary designed...

Eri Funazaki

Artist and bookbinder Eri Funazaki studied graphic design at Joshibi University, Tokyo. She then worked as a graphic designer in Japan, moving to UK in 1997 where she graduated from London College of Printing. Since 1999 she has worked as a designer and fine bookbinder at  Shepherds Bookbinders...Read more

Susan Allix

Susan Allix studied Fine Art and Printmaking at Guildford, the Royal College of Art and in Italy as a Prix de Rome scholar. She is a printmaker, typographer and binder.

Susan believes that hand held prints reveal their freshness. Always interested in words, she uses their shapes and...Read more

By Smea Éireann

Mark Cockram

Mark Cockram has been a professional bookbinder, book artist, and teacher for over 25 years. Mark combines techniques from his training in fine art, design, and bookbinding to create stunning, distinctly non-traditional books.

Mark was elected a Fellow of Designer Bookbinders (UK) in 2001...Read more