For a bookbinding project, I designed a sketchbook with a hidden steampunk design in the inside cover.
A couple months ago, my husband and I drove two and a half hours away to Healdsburg. Then we went off on a dirt road, off the grid, and into the hills to meet Ted Salkin and view his printing press collection.
Typographical Explorations. How does a printer select a specific type to create a connection to the content of the text for the reader? #bookhistory #printinghistory #typography #bookcollecting
When I became a mother, one of my priorities was sharing my love of books with my children. Here are three of my favorite children's books about books.
I signed up for a subscription to the Arion Press after taking a tour of the Press and Mackenzie & Harris Typefoundry earlier this year.
I have identified several models of the modern private press.
I have compiled a list of trusted vendors for supplies and equipment over the last twenty years of on and off again book binding and repair. Here is a list of resources.
At this stage in my book collecting, cataloging has become more critical. How can I find the best software for a private library?
Registration is open for the CODEX Book Fair and Symposium in February.
Here is a short post about some of the eccentric collections of reading materials related to a study of "the book."