An eight week course in hand boxmaking. Students will have the opportunity to learn hand boxmaking techniques including two-part box making, clamshell style box making and a slipcase. All materials and tools will be supplied.

The course will be for a maximum of 8 students and will be run by Ina Baumeister at Book Works Studio in Shoreditch.

Monday evenings-16th September to 4th November 2024

Time: 6.30 – 9pm
Cost: £280 per student
Contact details: or phone 02072472536


Week 1

Introduction to the course with examples of work that will be produced over the 8 weeks. Demonstration of different tools and types of materials.

Slipcase Part I


Slipcase, Part II

Week 3

Two-part box, Part I

Week 4

Two-part box, Part II

Week 5

Two-part box, Part III

Week 6

Clamshell box, Part I



Clamshell box, Part II

Clamshell box, Part III