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Watoji: Japanese Bookbinding

  • Japan Society 333 East 47th Street New York, NY, 10017 United States (map)
 Watoji (Japanese bookbinding) is the name of the game at Japan Society on September 12.

Watoji (Japanese bookbinding) is the name of the game at Japan Society on September 12.

New York City's Japan Society offers a workshop in the art of Watoji, or Japanese book binding, led by mixed media artist Amanda Hu. Participants will learn how to stitch together a personalized notebook, journal or scrapbook using traditional Japanese sewing techniques. Attendees of all skill levels will leave this workshop with a greater appreciation for traditional bookbinding, as well as a charming memento of their experience. Tickets are $40; $35 for Japan Society members, seniors and students. All materials are included.

Visitor Information

Watoji: Japanese Bookbinding
September 12, 2017, 7 P.M. at Japan Society
333 East 47th Street, New York, NY 1001
http://www.japansociety.org/event/watoji-japanese-bookbinding

Earlier Event: September 2
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Later Event: September 16
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