International experts share their knowledge

October 1, 2014

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Dominic Riley, an acclaimed bookbinder and teacher from England, taught Millimeter Bindings to bookbinding students. In the photo Dominic is explaining how he does graphite edges.

François Denis, a violin maker from France, meticulously researched geometry and drafting techniques to discover how Renaissance masters designed their instruments. He spent a week at NBSS sharing the remarkable drafting techniques he developed based on his research. He is shown here (seated left) with instructor Roman Barnas (seated) and students.