A seven 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.

Wednesday Evenings – 20th September to 1st November

Time: 6.30 – 9pm
Cost: £270 per student
Contact details: jan@bookworks.org.uk or phone 02072472536


Week 1

Introduction to the course with examples of work that will be produced over the 7 weeks. Demonstration of different tools and types of materials.


Slipcase, Part I

Week 3

Slipcase, Part II

Week 4

Two-part box, Part I

Week 5

Two-part box, Part II

Week 6

Clamshell box, Part I


Clamshell box, Part II