Residency Unlimited


Activities | Apr 10 2023 6:00-8:00pm

Fold + Stitch: Bookmaking Basics with Hayley Ferber

Monday April 10, 2023 | 6:00-8:00pm

Location: Residency Unlimited
360 Court Street (main green church doors), Brooklyn NY 11231 (map)

Learn the fundamentals of bookbinding to create your own artist books. Teaching Artist, Hayley Ferber, will be introducing the use of basic bookbinding tools, materials and methods. Join her to learn single sheet and accordion folds, the 3 hole pamphlet stitch and different types of closures to fold and stitch your own books.

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Fold + Stitch: Bookmaking Basics with Hayley Ferber


Hayley Ferber is an educator, curator and artist living in Brooklyn, New York. As Associate Director of Operations at The Clemente Center, she supports a creative community of multidisciplinary artists. In her personal artistic practice, she creates artist’s books using techniques that include Suminagashi paper marbling, watercolor painting, embroidery and printmaking. With over 15 years of teaching experience, Hayley loves sharing her artistic passions and practices with her students. Hayley has taught workshops for the Brooklyn Public Library, Swiss Institute, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Pelham Art Center and Gallery North and has shown her work at Equity Gallery, Kalamazoo Book Art Center, Chashama, 92Y and Aqua Art Miami. She received her MAT in Art & Design Education from the Rhode Island School of Design and BS in Studio Art from New York University.