Tag Archives: bookbinding

Goodies in the Mail

The high point of this week was receiving a parcel from Ed Hutchins. Look what I got!

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A Pocket Placard

This week’s project is my contribution to the #AreYouBookEnough_Protest challenge.

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Friday Night Flicks: Danieli Barbara Sorgi

Tonight’s short flick, titled I’m not a traditional bookbinder, is a peek into the world of Brazilian bookbinder Danieli Barbara Sorgi.     Under the name Dani Barbara, Sorgi has a website you can check out this weekend. You might … Continue reading

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Friday Night Flicks: Peter Doyle

In tonight’s flick is Number 1 in the Crafty Bastards series from No Class Creations. The video features Peter Doyle talking about his training and work. Most of the process shots are of Doyle binding a set of periodicals, but … Continue reading

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And repeat …

I did get a little more work done on A Month of Sun Days this week, though not nearly as much as I had planned.

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Friday Night Flicks: The Bookbinder

Tonight’s flick by Rui Almeda features an anonymous bookbinder demonstrating the skill that comes from years of experience.     Since the steps in the process go by fairly quickly, here’s another video to watch this weekend, with step-by-step instructions … Continue reading

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Friday Night Flicks: Benjamin Elbel

The Friday Night Flicks theme for September is “bookbinder”. Tonight’s flick by Nienke Pieters features one of my favourite modern binders, Benjamin Elbel.     You can see more of Elbel’s bindings this weekend on this site. If you would … Continue reading

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Polyhedra and Bits of Paper

Last week’s rose kusudama was a bit tricky to put together, so I continued to play with paper polyhedra this week, trying to create a “flower ball” that was easier to assemble. I believe I have succeeded. (Instructions later in … Continue reading

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The Language of Flowers

As promised a while ago, this week’s post includes the instructions for making a little book called The Language of Flowers. The text is based on a digitized copy of this book:

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The Orihime Binding with a Drumleaf Variation, Part Two

Last week’s post was about preparing the pages for the Orihime/Drumleaf Variation. This week’s post shows you how to assemble it.

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