Virtual Bookbinding Workshop from Historic Sugartown

03/20/21

Historic Sugartown
260 Spring Road
Malvern, Pennsylvania 19355
610-640-2667
Region: Philadelphia & The Countryside
Hours of operation: 9:00AM to 2:00PM
Admission fee: $150 per adult (Ages 14 & up)

PRESS RELEASE January 18, 2021 For immediate release. Contact: Faith McCarrick, Director of Program & Outreach 610.640.2667 | [email protected] Historic Sugartown Offers Virtual Bookbinding Workshops February 27 | March 20 (Malvern, PA) A Bookbinding Workshop from the comfort of your own home with materials shipped right to you! Historic Sugartown has adapted their popular Bookbinding Level I Workshop to a fantastic virtual experience. In this 5-hour workshop, Colonial Williamsburg-trained instructor, Ramon Townsend of ColonialBindery.com, will lead the class through the entire binding process. participants will create a book using traditional methods employed through the mid-19th century. Along with their book, participants will also be provided step-by-step written instructions they can take home. For more information and to register, visit HistoricSugartown.org/virtual-workshop/. Cost per Person: $150/Adult (Age 14 and Up). Materials and shipping to your home are included. Workshop Size: 4 people. Length: 5 hrs WORKSHOP DATES: Saturday, February 27th, 2021 | 9AM – 2PM EST Saturday, March 20th, 2021 | 9AM – 2PM EST Registration closes 7 days prior to the workshop to ensure that materials can be shipped in time. VIRTUAL FORMAT: The workshop is done virtually via GOOGLE MEET. All participants must have access to Google Meet and a computer, tablet or smartphone with a camera to take part. MATERIALS: Materials are included and will be sent via mail to your home prior to the workshop. You will need to supply a few household items which will not be provided. ----- Historic Sugartown, Inc., is a private, nonprofit organization committed to protecting the 19th-century village of Sugartown. Located at the corner of Sugartown, Boot and Spring Roads in Malvern, Historic Sugartown protects nine historic structures and 9.2 acres that once made up the 19th-century village. Highlights include the c. 1880 General Store, the Carriage Museum, c. 1805 William Garrett House, and Book Bindery. The organization offers annual programs for the community’s enjoyment including Summer Biergartens, Sugartown at Sundown Lantern Tours and A Sugartown Christmas. Historic Sugartown’s Book Bindery, which showcases one of the nation’s richest collections of bookbinding tools and equipment, offers bookbinding and paper marbling workshops throughout the year. Guided tours of the village have resumed on a limited basis with new health precautions. For more information, visit HistoricSugartown.org, or like us on FaceBook.