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How to Make Handmade Books
Intrigued by handmade books? Intimidated by the techniques? Here¨«s your guide!
Designer Patricia Grass takes the mystery out of making handmade books. In this 96-page book, she covers the basics of bookbinding, like making a cradle, covering and mitering the corners of a cover, necessary materials and terminology. Then she shares designs and techniques for making 15 handmade books, each with a different and unique binding. From a vintage-look French Stitch book to a seashore-inspired Flutter Book, you¨«ll find a variety of styles and themes. All made simple with easy-to-understand instructions, patterns and Patricia¨«s tips. Also great for the experienced bookbinder looking for inspiration.