International experts share their knowledge
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.