Artist in Residence

May

 
 

BLUEGRASS BOOKBINDING

MAY 13-18

Tess Lindsey
Louisville, Kentucky

Tess Lindsey, who had a desire to create something functional yet beautiful, created Bluegrass Bookbinding in 2015 in Louisville after learning the art of bookbinding in college. The idea led to the old-fashioned trade to crafting handmade leather-wrapped journals from locally sourced materials.

Gallery Hours
Stop by the Artist Cottage between 10AM–12PM Tuesday–Friday to chat with the artist and learn the process of her craft.

 
 

 An Amateur’s Guide to Bookbinding
May
17
1:00 PM13:00

An Amateur’s Guide to Bookbinding

In today’s digital age, books, made of real honest-to-goodness paper, are increasingly precious things. This month, put down your tablet, and discover the traditional art of bookbinding. Master complex stitching techniques and branding with the help of Louisville-based artisan Tess Lindsey, cofounder of Bluegrass Bookbinding, to create distinctive leather-wrapped journals.

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An Amateur’s Guide to Bookbinding
May
16
1:00 PM13:00

An Amateur’s Guide to Bookbinding

In today’s digital age, books, made of real honest-to-goodness paper, are increasingly precious things. This month, put down your tablet, and discover the traditional art of bookbinding. Master complex stitching techniques and branding with the help of Louisville-based artisan Tess Lindsey, cofounder of Bluegrass Bookbinding, to create distinctive leather-wrapped journals.

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