Glenn Bartley

Glenn Bartley has been binding books professionally for over 40 years. Having studied at Guildford College, he then worked for a bindery in Oxford for five years and established his own bindery in Culham, Oxfordshire in 1991.

Elected a Fellow of Designer Bookbinders in 1999, he has...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

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

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Mark Cockram

Mark was elected Fellow of Designer Bookbinders in 2001, Brother of the Art Workers Guild in 2008 and appointed Special Researcher to the University of Shanghai Science and Technology College of Art and Design in 2019. He is an Accredited Teacher for the Society of Bookbinders and a faculty...Read more

Kate Holland

Kate is a multi award-winning artist bookbinder, specialising in contemporary fine bindings to commission or for exhibition. Kate uses traditional materials and techniques to produce a unique, modern binding that reflects the text, illustrations and typeface of the book.


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Rachel Ward-Sale

Rachel studied Art, Design and Bookbinding at The University of Brighton from 1977–1981. After winning the Designer Bookbinders competition in 1980 and 2004, Rachel was elected a Fellow of Designer Bookbinders in 2005 and is currently serving as President.


From her bindery...Read more

Rahel Zoller

Rahel Zoller is a book arts and design specialist technician and member of the Artists’ Book Cooperative. Rahel has published several artists’ books and exhibited internationally. Her books are part of several collections, including the Artists’ Books Tate Library Collection and the archive of...Read more

Midori Kunikata-Cockram

Midori graduated from the BA (Hons) Academy of Arts course, Joshibi University of Art and Design, Tokyo. Midori studied fine binding at ‘Bookbinding Studio Livre’, Tokyo and was later awarded a diploma with merit in Fine Bookbinding and Conservation from the Guildford College of Technology,...Read more

Joe Dixon

Joe Dixon is a London-based bookbinding tutor and book restorer who co-manages the Bookends Bindery. He has been binding and repairing books for over 15 years. A producer of bespoke binding, he has focused more in recent years on the conservation of binding. A great deal of his work now involves...Read more

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3 Oct

Join artist and designer Rahel Zoller to produce your own series of crafted books in this hands-on introduction to book-binding.

Join artist and designer Rahel Zoller for a hands-on introduction to book-binding. During this workshop, you will produce four hand-crafted books using...

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