Redeye's Snapshots are a series of skill sharing workshops, offering quick insights into artists’ work through their use of creative processes and techniques.

This introduction to self publishing will talk through some of the different approaches to making your own edition of photobooks. Starting with the project as the focus, this talk will cover the basics of planning, designing, funding and producing your publication.

If this event inspires you to start making your own handmade books you can sign up for our Snapshot: Bookbinding event the following evening.

Rachael Burns is an arts organiser, curator and workshop leader based in Manchester. She works on a range of collaborative projects, including co-curating the Museum of Half Truths and as a member of Form Collective.

Rachael’s background is in photography and artist book design and binding. She works freelance as a publication designer and has taught traditional bookbinding skills at Manchester School of Art and Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts. She is currently working as Redeye’s Events Coordinator and as a Teaching Assistant on the BA Photography programme at MMU.


Who is it for?
This event is free and open to all. Recommended for anyone who is thinking about publishing your own photobook but doesn’t know where to start.

Watch live on Tuesday 24th November 2020, 7 - 7:30pm.
Online! Booking will close on Tuesday 24th November at 5pm and we will then be in touch with everyone who has registered with the meeting code and password. You will need an internet connection and a computer, smartphone or tablet. This event will take place over Zoom.
Please register for free by 5pm on Tuesday 24th November to receive your invitation to the meeting.

Image: Chelsie Southern

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