16 Stoddart Street

Newcastle upon Tyne


Mon-Sun, 10am - 5pm

Join Kim Searle at The Biscuit Factory for a Coptic Book Binding workshop with crafter Kim Searle

Coptic Book Binding Workshop // Saturday 8 February


Time: 10.30 - 1.00pm

Location: The Biscuit Factory Gallery

Hosted by: Kim Searle



In this session you will learn how to upcycle old hard back books into new notebooks using Coptic Book Binding techniques.
There will be course notes for you to take home, with information on what tools you've used and where you can get all the stuff you need to bind your own books at home!


Kim Searle

Kim Searle is a Huddersfield-based crafter who spends all her time making things. She has a degree in Textile Crafts from the University of Huddersfield where she learnt to knit, weave, embroider, braid and specialised in screen printing. Kim has also studied abroad range of textile techniques in art academies in Finland and France. She has written for craft magazines and contributed to a few different craft blogs. She sometimes tours festivals with a mobile craft shop, running sustainable crafts workshops in the sun!


Further information

A discount voucher for use in The Factory Kitchen café will be provided for all workshop participants.

All participants will receive an emailed booking confirmation and a reminder email close to the event.

Payment is required upon booking. Cancellations made up to 2 weeks prior to the workshop date are eligible for a full refund.