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Stitches Through Time

The History, Significance, and Artistry of Book Embroidery

Hosted by Erin Fletcher of Herringbone Bindery

Join the American Bookbinders Museum on May 18th at 11 am PST in a discussion with book embroiderer Erin Fletcher. Fletcher will explore the history of embroidered bindings leading up to contemporary binders in the craft. Fletcher will also talk about the significance of embroidery in her craft. This will be followed by a live demonstration of her technique for embroidering leather with paper onlays.

This is a virtual lecture.

Missed the Lecture? No problem, you can access a recording of the lecture.

American Bookbinders Museum

The American Bookbinders Museum is the only museum of its kind in North America, celebrating and exploring the history, tools and stories of bookbinders and bookbinding, from its earliest forms through the changes and innovations of the industrial revolution.

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