Fine Bookbinding

A Technical Guide


Author: Jen Lindsay

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780712309912

Category: Bookbinding

Page: 215

View: 6205

"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: 4318

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: 6063

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 The authors share innovative, unique, and previously unpublished binding structures that incorporate scrolls, flaps, folders, and more.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: 766

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: 2658

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: 2411


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: 7094

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: 2862

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: 5527

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: 2144

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: 5860

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: 9917

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: 4139

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: 6239

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: 3634

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