16 Stoddart Street

Newcastle upon Tyne


Mon-Sun, 10am - 5pm

Join Kim Searle at The Biscuit Factory for a Marbling and Book Binding creative workshop and create your very own hand decorated and bound book.

Marbling and Book Binding Workshop // Sunday 9 February


Time: 10.30 - 1.00pm

Location: The Biscuit Factory Gallery

Hosted by: Kim Searle



During this workshop you'll create unique swirling patterns with brightly coloured marbling inks on a variety of papers and cards.
These will act as a cover for a hand bound book, we'll be using Japanese stab binding techniques to create books with a variety of decorative stitching. You will leave the workshop with at least one book.


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.