Here is my description along with photos and video of a recent book repair project of a 1954 copy of Meta Given's Modern Encyclopedia of Cooking.
Tape is the Enemy of Books
Tape is the Enemy of Books: This is my next book repair project. It is a Meta Given's Modern Encyclopedia of Cooking. This edition is from 1954, the 17th printing of the book.
Bookbinding Supply Resource List
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.
Book Arts Studio Construction Update
Framing has finally begun on the construction of the studio space for printing and book arts.
John Jacques & Sons Paper Cutter
I bought a John Jacques & Sons industrial era paper cutter.
Cloth Book Repair
Here are pictures from my last cloth book repair project which posed interesting color matching challenges.
Cloth Book Repair Project
This was a project to do basic book repair on a cloth book. This book was selected from a somewhat random pile of cloth-backed books in need of repair that my teacher, Juliayn Coleman, brought in to our class a few months ago. The first step was to take full stock of the condition of … Continue reading Cloth Book Repair Project