This is a full day course to learn how to make and produce a stitched photo book with cover.
You will need a laptop with either Photoshop or Photoshop Elements. You'll also need enough photographs already selected to fill a 16 page A5 book. I suggest 14 photos to allow for a title page and 1 text page.
We start off by talking about sequencing our images to get a nice flow within your book. We'll also make a dummy copy of our books at this stage which will helps us when producing the book spreads.
We then start designing our books in Photoshop. I'll be doing this on a large screen so you can follow along. You'll be opening your images, re-sizing where needed, placing them within your page spreads and saving the files ready for printing.
When the files are all complete (1pm) you will break for lunch whilst a get busy printing all of the files on to beautiful matt double sided art paper.
Around 2.30pm the prints will be ready and we can start scoring, folding and stitching together our books with a cover of your choice.
We aim to close around 5pm and you can take your beautiful book home with you.
The course fee includes refreshments and all materials needed for your book.
This a small group course with a maximum of 4 members.