Japanese Side Stitch Books -Class in One week!

Class at Provo Art & Frame
Japanese Side Stitch Books

Tuesday, April 5th 
6-8pm



Also known as Japanese stab bound books, pouch books, four hole and they have several variations. I'll teach the traditional four hole and show variations including Kangxi, Asa-no-ha toji and Kikko toji.

Instruction will be given and then you can make as many Japanese Stab Bound Books as you can in the remaining time!

We'll be using printed and handmade papers from all over the world! Class fee is $5. Please bring the following tools with you (everything else is provided!)




  • pencil



  • metal edged ruler



  • cutting mat or a thick magazine to cut on



  • scissors



  • an exacto type knife with extra blades



  • bone folder (Available at Provo Art & Frame -ask for the student discount for taking this class)



  • a magazine to be thrown away (this will be used as a glue station)



  • paper or notebook to take notes if you wish