Homework Challenge: #kcajapanesestabbinding
Japanese Stab Binding is exactly what it sounds like. Books are bound together after the binder stabs holes along the left spine and sews thread through the holes to bind the book. It can be the standard 4-Hole Japanese Stab Binding called "Yotsume Toji" that I taught last year or it can be more intricate in design like the Hemp Leaf Binding or "Asa-No-Ha Toji".
I will be showing you how to create a simple Inner Binding to hold the inside pages together as well as the Noble Binding or "Koki Toji" along with the Hemp Leaf Binding.
Want to join us for class? It's offered on-demand and available starting August 8, 2022 to enrolled students. Enjoy this video and printable worksheets right away!
Want to see our student's homework? Search the hashtag #kcajapanesestabbinding on Instagram. Be sure to check out #kallicampacademy for hundreds of posts from our student portfolio.
Instructor: Jane Matsumoto
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