Fine Bookbinding

A Technical Guide

Author: Jen Lindsay

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780712309912

Category: Bookbinding

Page: 215

View: 1302

"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.

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: 7842

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 The authors share innovative, unique, and previously unpublished binding structures that incorporate scrolls, flaps, folders, and more.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

Bookbinding & Conservation by Hand

A Working Guide

Author: Laura S. Young

Publisher: Oak Knoll Press

ISBN: 9781884718113

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 273

View: 2226

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.

Creative Bookbinding

Author: Pauline Johnson

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486137384

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 272

View: 979

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.

The Art and Craft of Handmade Books

Author: Shereen LaPlantz

Publisher: Courier Dover Publications

ISBN: 0486813339

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 9121

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: 2512

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.


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: 2421

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

Little Book of Book Making

Timeless Techniques and Fresh Ideas for Beautiful Handmade Books

Author: Charlotte Rivers

Publisher: Clarkson Potter

ISBN: 0770435149

Category: Art

Page: 192

View: 7846

Inspirational guidelines by 30 of today's top binderies are complemented by 21 visual tutorials outlining the techniques for making books by hand, featuring such techniques as concertina bindings, sumi-e ink marbling and wheat-paste treatments. By the author of I Heart Stationery.

Making Memory Boxes

Box Projects to Make, Give, and Keep

Author: Barbara Mauriello

Publisher: Rockport Publishers

ISBN: 9781564967114

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 107

View: 6377

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

The Art & Craft of Hand Lettering

Techniques, Projects, Inspiration

Author: Annie Cicale

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9781579908096

Category: Art

Page: 192

View: 2878

Presents instructions on the art of calligraphy, providing information the tools, materials, and techniques of the craft along with a collection of practice exercises.

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: 8977

Original publication and copyright date: 2004.

How to Make Books

Fold, Cut & Stitch Your Way to a One-of-a-Kind Book

Author: Esther K. Smith

Publisher: Potter Craft

ISBN: 0770434193

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 8046

From zines you can fold in a minute to luxurious leather journals and sumptuous sketchbooks, How to Make Books will walk you through the easy basics of bookmaking. Whether you’re a writer, a scrapbooker, a political activist, or a postcard collector, let book artist Esther K. Smith be your guide as you discover your inner bookbinder. Using foolproof illustrations and step-by-step instructions, Smith reveals her time-tested techniques in a fun, easy-to-understand way.

Basic Bookbinding

Author: A. W. Lewis

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486137759

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

View: 541

Here are modern, easy, and inexpensive techniques for binding new books and for rebinding old volumes. The best elementary book available, it will benefit beginners and experienced hands alike. 261 illustrations.


A History

Author: Jonathan Clements

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 1844578844

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 256

View: 2431

This comprehensive history of Japanese animation draws on Japanese primary sources and testimony from industry professionals to explore the production and reception of anime, from its early faltering steps, to the international successes of Spirited Away and Pokémon.