Hand Bookbinding

A Manual of Instruction

Author: Aldren A. Watson

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486132544

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 3833

DIVExpert, illustrated guide to creating fine books by hand. Materials and equipment, basic procedures, rebinding an old book, more, plus 8 projects: dust jacket, folio, music binding, manuscript binding, 4 others. /div

Hand Bookbinding

A Manual of Instruction

Author: Aldren Auld Watson

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486291574

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 8531

Expert, illustrated guide to creating fine books by hand. Materials and equipment, basic procedures, rebinding an old book, more, plus 8 projects: dust jacket, folio, music binding, manuscript binding, 4 others.

Hand Bookbinding

A Manual of Instruction

Author: Aldren Auld Watson

Publisher: MacMillan Publishing Company

ISBN: N.A

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 9009

Expert, illustrated guide to creating fine books by hand. Materials and equipment, basic procedures, rebinding an old book, more, plus 8 projects: dust jacket, folio, music binding, manuscript binding, 4 others.

Bookbinding

The Classic Arts and Crafts Manual

Author: Douglas Cockerell

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486152472

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 352

View: 1734

All aspects of the craft covered — from folding, collating, and trimming pages to preparing covers and pasting down endpapers. 120 figures. 8 halftones.

Bookbinding & Conservation by Hand

A Working Guide

Author: Laura S. Young

Publisher: Oak Knoll Press

ISBN: 9781884718113

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 273

View: 6654

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.

The Complete Book of Bookbinding

Author: Josep Cambras

Publisher: Lark Books

ISBN: 9781579906467

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 1391

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.

Creative Bookbinding

Author: Pauline Johnson

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486263076

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 261

View: 535

A guide to hand book-binding.

The Craft of Bookbinding

Author: Manly Banister

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486152456

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 9916

Profusely illustrated step-by-step guide to binding books, paperbacks, periodicals. Instructions for sewing, making endpapers, attaching headbands, adding covers, titling, much more. Updated list of suppliers. 254 illustrations.

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: 8581

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.

Making Books

A Guide to Creating Handcrafted Books

Author: London Centre for Book Arts

Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press

ISBN: 9781616896317

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 192

View: 6474

From the London Centre for Books Arts, the internationally recognized, artistrun, open-access studio at the forefront of the book-craft community, comes this definitive manual for creating hand-bound books. Making Books: A Guide to Creating Handcrafted Books offers beginners and advanced artists alike a comprehensive overview of the tools, principles, and techniques used in hand bookbinding. Through hundreds of vibrant photographs and clear illustrations showing step-by-step instructions, Making Books leads readers through six bookbinding projects, from pamphlets and concertinas to multisection case bindings, for aspiring binders to learn and master.

Making Handmade Books

100+ Bindings, Structures & Forms

Author: Alisa J. Golden

Publisher: Lark Books

ISBN: 9781600595875

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 256

View: 8219

Offers instructions on folding, gluing, and sewing handmade books in a variety of shapes and styles.

Bookcraft

Techniques for Binding, Folding, and Decorating to Create Books and More

Author: Heather Weston

Publisher: Quarry Books

ISBN: 9781592534555

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 4167

Binding, folding, and decorating techniques to create beautiful artists’ books and more From heirloom memories to unique journals, albums, and altered books—or simple tag books for your kids—Bookcraft contains all the skills you will ever need. Books are a central part of life, and have been with us for around 2,000 years. Although most books we use are produced commercially, many of us are drawn to the book form in its various guises, and are interested in exploring how to make books of our own, whether as a vehicle for telling stories, as scrapbooks, or as notebooks and journals. This guide provides the essential ingredients for designing and making your own books, from simple binding and finishing techniques to complex complete products. Projects are designed to suit a variety of skill levels from beginner to advanced, and use a step-by-step approach to learning the necessary skills. Each project begins with basic techniques and progresses through to thought-provoking applications of those techniques. Each technique includes an example of a finished book that fully and beautifully utilizes the methods described by the techniques. This book explores more experimental binding and page treatment techniques, and has a comprehensive gallery of ideas outlining the skills and materials needed to apply techniques often reserved for professionals.

Bookbinding

A step-by-step guide

Author: Kathy Abbott

Publisher: Crowood

ISBN: 1847977847

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 4078

The craft of bookbinding has a long history and tradition. It has developed through the ages and is now enjoying a period of renewed popularity and creativity. Whether you are a beginner or an established bookbinder wishing to refresh your memory, this practical book introduces the techniques with step-by-step instructions and photographs. It explains how to transform a few sheets of paper and some thread into a book to be proud of. For the more experienced, the author also covers how to work with leather to create classic, professional bindings.Topics covered include single-section bindings; paperback and hardback; multi-section bindings; full cloth case, photograph album, quarter leather binding with paper or cloth-covered sides, and wrap-around structure; containers; phase box, slipcase and portfolio case. Lavishly illustrated with over 300 colour photographs.

Basic Bookbinding

Author: A. W. Lewis

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486137759

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

View: 7857

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 of English Craft Bookbinding Technique

Author: Bernard C. Middleton

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781884718281

Category: History

Page: 372

View: 9092

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.

Craft Bookbinding

Author: Linda Orriss

Publisher: Crowood

ISBN: 1847977650

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

View: 3098

Craft Bookbinding introduces some of the numerous binding styles that can be achieved with little or no experience, from simple structures that can be made with folded paper to the classic case binding. Techniques for handling paper and glue are explained in detail, along with a range of different methods of sewing and a variety of cases to be used as covers. There are various ideas for how the different binding styles can be lettered. Lavishly illustrated with photographs and diagrams, clear instructions describe the bindings, which can be adapted to bind books that are uniquely yours. There is a guide to adapting or making tools, plus specialist equipment and an emphasis on best practice so the skills can be developed and used as a foundation for fine binding. Lavishly illustrated with 73 colour photographs and 17 diagrams.

Bookbinding

Techniques and Projects

Author: Josep Cambras

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9780764160844

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 143

View: 7268

Describes the history, techniques, and processes of bookbinding along with instructions for seventeen bookbinding projects.

Creating Handmade Books

Author: Alisa J. Golden

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9780806988252

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 8864

“Beautifully presented...Not only edifies but encourages as it instructs curious readers in bookbinding techniques...clearly and excitingly illustrated with diagrams of procedural steps and color photographs of the finished product...Golden explores an amazing range of possibilities for journals, photo albums, poetry books, and more...An especially attractive crafts book.”—Booklist.