Teaching

Throughout the year, Peter teaches a series of courses at London’s CityLit. They offer valuable knowledge and practical skills on all elements of the book-binding process.

The courses run over various semesters and are for people with all levels of experience.

Book conservation for beginners: 1

Book conservation for beginners: 1

Understand the structure, collating and pulling of a book. Practise paper cleaning and repair. Learn how to re-sew a text-block, mend damaged corners and re-hinge boards.

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Book conservation for beginners: 2

Book conservation for beginners: 2

Learn to assess books and repair vellum-covered books including limp, semi-limp and boarded style. Work on your own projects in paper, cloth or leather. Basic materials included. For those with some bookbinding experience.

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