burdock&bramble

book arts classes

Burdock & Bramble co-owner Heather O'Hara will be teaching a week-long woodblock printing class at Wells Book Arts Center Summer Institute in beautiful Aurora, NY from July 11–15, 2022. Details and registration at: wellsbookartscenter.org

In previous years, we offered full-day bookbinding workshops at our house in Boiling Springs, PA. We are not currently offering our in-house workshops, but please send a note to heather@burdockandbramble.com if you would like to receive updates on future classes.

custom prints & hand-bound books

New softcover journals
Custom sketchbooks for Carleton College South Pacific program
Bookbinding workshop book models
custom block print cards for Center for Babywearing Studies
bar books for A Rake's Progress
edition of 100 hand-bound books of poetry for Madeleine Y Gomez
custom hand-bound journals with block-print covers for Carleton College South Pacific program
custom card design for Center for Babywearing Studies
custom sketchbooks for Carleton College South Pacific Program
custom foil stamping for A Rake's Progress
custom album to hold retirement party letters and photos
custom structure designed for A Rake's Progress
custom cover folios bound for Bar Clavel, cover design by Laura Condouris

Bar Clavel cover design by Laura Condouris

recent workshops

photo of case-bound book with sweetgum cloth

intro books
case binding

photo of stab-bound book with sample cloth

intro books
stab binding

photo of coptic stitch books

intro books
coptic stitch

photo of case binding with cloth samples

intro to binding

@ Plaza Art Towson

photo of stab binding with paper covers

stab binding

@ Plaza Art Towson

photo of clamshell box

clamshell box

photo of ribbon book with cloth samples

ribbon + coptic

photo of softcover longstitch binding

longstitch rebind

photo of dos-a-dos with printed cloth

dos-à-dos

photo of historic longstitch

historic longstitch

photo of coptic stitch binding with paper covers

coptic stitch

@ Plaza Art Towson

photo of bride book

guest books

@ Alpha Graphics

photo of softcover edition

print + bind

@ Tiny Dog Press

photo of wrapper notebooks

wrapped books

@ Rooster + Hen

photo of printing setup

quick editions

@ Pyramid Atlantic