Fun Flipping and Folding Books – In Person (2023wksp-25)

  • 21 Oct 2023
  • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Big River Bindery, scarborough ON


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IN PERSON - Fun Flipping and Folding Books with Andrew Huot

The queen of the folded book structure is book artist Hedi Kyle. Join Andrew making books inspired by Hedi and her work.

During this day-long workshop, we will be making Flag Books, Blizzard Books, Portland Envelopes, and many more book structures.

Bring your sense of fun and adventure!

Andrew Huot is a book artist, bookbinder, printer, and conservator in Scarborough ON where he operates Big River Bindery, a studio for bookmaking, letterpress printing, and book conservation. He holds a Masters in Book Arts from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia and a BS in Printmaking from Portland State University.

His artists’ books use photographs, linoleum cuts, and text to share the humorous side of everyday life around us. His artists’ books are in collections across the country, from the Art Institute of Chicago to Yale University. Andrew teaches online and in his own studio, taught at the University of Illinois School of Information Science and workshops across the US and in Canada at CBBAG, the John C Campbell Folk School, Book Arts LA, the International Preservation Studies Center, and the Guild of Book Workers, among others. His website is


Location: IN PERSON Big River Bindery, 94 Crockford Blvd, Unit 2 Scarborough, ON

Date: Sat, Oct 21, 2023

Hours: 9 am – 4 pm with 1-hour lunch break

Course fee: $120 members/$180 non-members

Prerequisite: None

Materials: cost included in course fee

Registration closes: Tues, Oct 10, 2023, 11:59 PM

Maximum registration: 10



Participant-requested cancellations will be accepted up to 3 days prior to the published cut-off date for registration and will be subject to a 10% cancellation fee (a minimum of $5). After that, the full fee will be forfeited. In the event of the workshop being cancelled by CBBAG, the workshop fee will be fully refunded.

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