Discover the ins and outs of food, gardens, and sustainable living skills in this new series of workshops and demonstrations. Each session will feature community members teaching a fun and valuable skill to their fellow Berkshire residents.

Learner’s Labs are included with admission unless otherwise noted. Please call ahead to reserve a seat. 413-443-7171 x360

The Learner’s Lab is sponsored in part by the Appelbaum-Kahn Foundation.

BookBinding

Saturday, June 13, 10 a.m.

Local artist Michael Vincent Bushy will present several bookbinding techniques that can be used both at home and in the classroom. Starting with a simple accordion and moving on to a single-signature pamphlet stitch, the demonstration will then present Japanese stab binding, and a long stitch for binding multiple signature books. Reference materials will be provided. The Learner’s Lab is sponsored in part by the Appelbaum-Kahn Foundation.