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Sew your own book cover with an author

Sew your own book cover with an author

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I’m a writer who has traveled around the world, visited 18 countries, and lived in five. Wherever I go, I always look for local bookstores, and check out works by local authors. After I moved back home to Tokyo, I opened a bookshop with the idea that I would give others the same opportunity to discover Japanese authors and help develop a culture to attract book lovers to Japan.
Saki, Baby And Her Family
Saki, Baby And Her Family
Saki, Baby And Her Family
Saki, Baby And Her Family

What we’ll do

Join me at my bookstore and I’ll teach you how to make your own original book cover simply by cutting a cloth and sewing. It’s simple and fun for everyone. First you’ll get to choose a book you like from those in the bookstore, then you’ll choose a cloth design. I will then teach you how to make a book cover. This is an important part of Japanese culture. You can find book covers in bookstores and…

What else you should know

【A 500 yen book coupon & welcome drink are included in a price!】 You don't need to prepare anything for the workshop.

What I’ll provide

Equipment
Materials Book, cloth, sewing kit, welcome drink

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Where you'll be

The workshop will be held at my bookstore, books1016 in East Tokyo close to a river—a great place to enjoy reading after the workshop.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 3 guests ages 10 and up can attend. No experience is required. Making a book cover requires sewing with a needle, so children must be supervised by adults.

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【A 500 yen book coupon & welcome drink are included in a price!】 You don't need to prepare anything for the workshop.
Saki, Baby And Her Family
Sew your own book cover with an author
4 reviews
€16 / person
4 reviews
€16 / person