Stefania’s bookbinding workshop in Ancona
Activities

Stefania’s bookbinding workshop in Ancona

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian
Availability: Every day
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 4 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Let a local master teach you the art of bookbinding
  • Take part in the creation of an original book or photo album
  • Take your handiwork home as a souvenir of your experience
What to expect

Take part in the creation and customization of a book using different materials, while also learning the main bookbinding techniques. You will assemble pictures and/or texts to create an original book or photo album.

The experience takes place at Librare workshop, which was founded 20 years ago in the historic center of Ancona by Stefania, a master craftswoman who will guide you through the process.

You'll be provided with all the materials and equipment required to create handmade items related to bookbinding and paper converting, such as a press, box cutters, clamps, movable types, a collection of handmade paper decorated in different styles from different time periods, canvases and fabrics, leathers and parchments, eco-leathers, and much more.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • What's included
    • Half-day bookbinding workshop
    • Tools and materials
    • Experienced teacher
    • Handmade souvenir
    Where

    Via S. Pietro 9, 60121 Ancona AN, Italy

    Meeting point:

    Librare workshop

    What to remember
    • The workshop can accommodate from 5 up to 30 people
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    When
    • Every day at 3.30pm
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    Provider
    Marchecraft
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 2 days before the experience begins.

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