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Designing books with CSS

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This workshop has been postponed, and we’ll announce a future date. If you’re interested in the course, please register and we’ll be in touch.

This is a free one-day workshop for designers who’d like to try designing books with CSS.

Book-design with CSS is an exciting innovation in publishing. Around the world, forward-thinking teams are making beautiful books this way, including Hachette USA, Getty Publications, Pressbooks, the University of California Press and Electric Book Works.

This workshop is an introduction to using the cutting-edge Paged.js, an open-source initiative to enable book-layout in a web browser.

Participants must bring a laptop, already have a working knowledge of CSS, and be able to install new software on their laptop at the workshop.


Cost: Free (includes refreshments and lunch)
Dates: Date to be confirmed
Venue: Electric Book Works, Cape Town

Participants must bring a laptop to do real design work.

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Once we receive your registration, we’ll be in touch with further details.

last updated 15 March 2019