Travel Journal


Wherever you go and however you like to get there, there’s a travel journal bound to be perfect for the trip!  We will make three different travel journal formats, each with their own purpose and loaded with possibilities for adaptation.

A Globetrotter Accordion is a small yet roomy book to show off your travel photos and mementos.  Next, a Japanese Wrapped Back Journal with a soft cover and lots of built-in pockets re-purposes topographic maps in a creative way to give you both blank and decorative pages.

Then, a Tacket Bound Journal uses a lightweight cover with your choice of map- vintage or modern- to show off this sturdy ancient stitch. Three signatures inside hold a variety of acid-free papers. We’ll further customize this book with added pockets, extra maps, and brad closures.

If you have a cool map you don’t mind cutting up or gluing, be sure to pack it!

Level: This class is appropriate for students at all levels.
Dates: Saturday, May 6
Time: 10am-4pm
Max. no of students: 8
Instructor: Lee Steiner
Cost: $90 tuition + $10 materials fee

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Lee Steiner has been teaching herself and others hand papermaking and the book arts for more than a dozen years and has maintained her own art business and studio for eons. Life-long domestic pursuits include not only cooking, sewing, and gardening but Making Things. She's a papermaker, bookbinder, embellisher, writer, reader, junk picker, thrift shopper always on the lookout for old, forgotten, or funny treasures to use in her efforts to bring together the revered past and the quirky present in some paper/book/story form. Her Motto: "Why have a plain thing when you can have a decorated thing?"

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