Fine Bookbinding

A Technical Guide

Author: Jen Lindsay

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780712309912

Category: Bookbinding

Page: 215

View: 2836

"A complete guide to the process of fine bookbinding, intended for both novice and experienced bookmakers. Guides the user in creating a fine binding fully covered in leather, with leather-jointed endpapers, gilt edges, and leather doublures. Includes close to 300 black-and-white illustrations, four appendices, bibliography and index"--Provided by publisher.

Bookbinding & Conservation by Hand

A Working Guide

Author: Laura S. Young

Publisher: Oak Knoll Press

ISBN: 9781884718113

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 273

View: 9842

The heart of this working guide is the three chapters dealing with techniques and the chapter on conservation. "Basic Techniques" detail the fundamental skills that are applicable to all hand bookbinding. "General Techniques" include those practices that, with minor variations, cover the early stages in all types of bindings. "Specific Techniques" describe the steps primarily used is producing a specific type of hand binding. The basic principles of conservation work cover one of the more important areas in the field of hand bookbinding today.

More Making Books By Hand

Exploring Miniature Books, Alternative Structures, and Found Objects

Author: Peter Thomas,Donna Thomas

Publisher: Quarry Books

ISBN: 1616739231

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

View: 8298

DIVThis must-have book for newcomers to the popular art of bookmaking teaches all the basics and features easy and interesting projects that allow self-expression and experimentation. More experienced bookmakers and paper enthusiasts will also note that it offers a wealth of practical tips and techniques in one handy resource. All the basic bookmaking techniques include lots of specialized tips. Simple book structures, miniature books, and a wide variety of projects that highlight themes such as travel, music, even wearable books -- a book necklace and earrings -- provide creative variations on traditional ideas. The authors share innovative, unique, and previously unpublished binding structures that incorporate scrolls, flaps, folders, and more. In addition, some book projects are made from unusual materials or found objects, such as a book out of a ukulele, a real accordion book, a book diorama in a cigar box, and other experimental creations. /div

The Art and Craft of Handmade Books

Author: Shereen LaPlantz

Publisher: Courier Dover Publications

ISBN: 0486813339

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 3779

Innovative approach to bookbinding explains techniques that elevate handmade books into extraordinary artworks. Simple, well-illustrated directions explain how to make pop-up panels, pages that "explode" from the spine, slipcases, and more.

A History of English Craft Bookbinding Technique

Author: Bernard C. Middleton

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781884718281

Category: History

Page: 372

View: 9082

The sheer breadth of Bernard Middleton's classic study of the history of English bookbinding and its skill-demanding techniques has established this book as an essential work of reference for all practitioners and students of the subject. Mr. Middleton, a celebrated bookbinder and teacher, has updated and considerably expanded this new edition and has added many illustrations. A revised Supplement traces the evolution of English craft bookbinding since 1945, and for the first time the index, amended for this edition by Dr. Marianne Tidcombe, is comprehensive. This is a definitive study that belongs on the reference shelf of every bibliophile, librarian, book conservator, collector and binder interested in the book arts.


How to Work Them

Author: Jane Greenfield,Jenny Hille

Publisher: Oak Knoll Press

ISBN: 9780938768517

Category: Reference

Page: 88

View: 7853


Books, Memory and Photo Albums, Journals, and Diaries Made by Hand

Author: Sue Doggett

Publisher: Potter Craft

ISBN: 0823004910

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

View: 1116

Provides essential guideance with clear step-by-step instructions for creating a variety of books, pamphlets, albums, journals, and diaries.

Text in the Book Format

Author: Keith A. Smith

Publisher: Sigma Foundation


Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 251

View: 2599

The Penland Book of Handmade Books

Master Classes in Bookmaking Techniques

Author: Jane LaFerla,Veronika Alice Gunter

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9781600593000

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 229

View: 1923

Original publication and copyright date: 2004.

The Complete Book of Bookbinding

Author: Josep Cambras

Publisher: Lark Books

ISBN: 9781579906467

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 4288

A time-honored craft, bookbinding protects and enhances written and printed documents. Many of the diverse techniques of the improve a book's functionality and appearance are described in the these thoroughly illustrated pages.

The Handmade Book

Author: Angela James

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781859744376

Category: Bookbinding

Page: 80

View: 7754

Gives you the opportunity to learn a range of simple bookbinding skills so that you can create unique and personal journals, notebooks albums and portfolios of your own using a variety of binding techniques and different media.

Making Memory Boxes

Box Projects to Make, Give, and Keep

Author: Barbara Mauriello

Publisher: Rockport Publishers

ISBN: 9781564967114

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 107

View: 9698

Step-by-step instructions for making several different types of keepsake boxes.

500 Handmade Books

Inspiring Interpretations of a Timeless Form

Author: Suzanne J. E. Tourtillott

Publisher: Lark Books

ISBN: 1579908772

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 419

View: 5255

An on-the-page gallery is illustrated with hundreds of photographs that showcase the finest work of the contributors who have been inspired to explore the unlimited possibilities of bookbinding and the related arts.

Creative Bookbinding

Author: Pauline Johnson

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486137384

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 272

View: 936

Comprehensive, profusely illustrated guide to materials, equipment, papers, repair and preservation, many other topics. Over 600 photographs and diagrams illustrate step-by-step instructions. Introduction. Supply Sources.

Books, Boxes & Portfolios: Binding, Construct and Design, Step-By-Step

Author: Franz Zeier

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780830634835

Category: Art

Page: 304

View: 5927

In this introduction to the techniques of bookbinding, Franz Zeier guides readers step-by-step through projects for making a variety of boxes, portfolios, book covers, photograph albums, mats, and sewn and adhesive