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The Penland Book of Handmade Books: Master Classes in Bookmaking Techniques

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Every year Penland, the innovative school where crafters from around the world come to hone their skills, offers a master class in the art of bookmaking thatand#8217;s simply without equal. Fortunately, itand#8217;s available to everyone, thanks to this technical and inspirational guide that showcases ten contemporary book artists who have taught at the institution. Four hundred illuminating photographs highlight the crafters as each one demonstrates all the details of his or her particular expertise. Marvel at the beauty of Dolph Smithand#8217;s sculptural books, the exquisite structure of Jim Croftand#8217;s carved wood covers and metal closures, the intricacies of Barbara Maurielloand#8217;s handmade boxes and slipcases, and the secrets of Carol Bartonand#8217;s playful pop-ups. Reflective essays by all the artists add to the creative excitement visible on every page and in every spectacular project.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9781600593000
Subtitle:
Master Classes in Bookmaking Techniques
Author:
Laferla, Jane (edt)
Manufactured:
Lark Books
Editor:
Laferla, Jane
Editor:
Gunter, Alice
Author:
Lark Books
Author:
Laferla, Jane
Publisher:
Lark Crafts
Subject:
Bookbinding
Subject:
Book Printing & Binding
Subject:
Crafts-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Penland
Publication Date:
20080304
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
all in color
Pages:
232
Dimensions:
11 x 8.5 in

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