In the recently announced awards for the Designer Bookbinders 2013 Annual Competition, Tom McEwan’s binding skills won 1st in three of the major categories. Congratulations are certainly in order to Tom who has won top places in almost every competition he has entered a binding in the last several years.
bookbarnkat studios is excited and pleased that Tom will be presenting his class in contemporary decoration techniques for fine binding on April 25 – 27, 2014 (inlay, onlay, image transfer to leather) as part of our Celebration of Marbling Festival. Come and join us for what promises to be an exciting series of classes, demonstrations and lectures.
Designer Bookbinders 2013 Annual Competition
The Mansfield Medal for the Best Book in the Competition
The Folio Society Prize for the Set Book
The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám – 1st Prize Winning Binding by Tom McEwan