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Bind a book beautifully, with these whimsical and stylish projects from bookbinder extraordinaire Erica Ekrem.With her novel approach to traditional techniques, and the use of repurposed materials, Ekrem has devised creative fun for book artists of all levels. Choose from three categories: Vintage, Nature, and Leather. Make books from mason jars and seashells, a classic leather-bound photo album, and other works of art.

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This volume starts with an introduction to seven basic book structures, including pamphlets, fold books, Japanese stab bindings, and traditional codices. There's a project for each one that's described and pictured in easy steps, and shown in over 170 color photos.

Synopsis:

Even a beginner can start right out producing uniquely charming and elegant journals, albums, scrapbooks, and more. Envision handmade books to hold your writings, poems, photos, and keepsakes. More than 170 photos to inspire, and hundreds of illustrations to guide readers through the basics of an almost infinite variety of imaginative styles.

About the Author

Erica Ekrem is a professional bookbinder and graphic designer living on Orcas Island, off the coast of Washington State, USA. She was recently a featured artist on Etsy's blog. This is her first book.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780937274873
Author:
LaPlantz, Shereen
Publisher:
Lark Books (NC)
Author:
Ekrem, Erica
Location:
Asheville, N.C.
Subject:
Papercrafts
Subject:
Book design
Subject:
Bookbinding
Subject:
Bookbinding x
Subject:
Book Printing & Binding
Subject:
Crafts-General
Subject:
BG-REFERENCE - BG-REFERENCE
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
v. 75, no. 1
Publication Date:
19980631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
all in color
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
10 x 8.5 in

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"Synopsis" by , This volume starts with an introduction to seven basic book structures, including pamphlets, fold books, Japanese stab bindings, and traditional codices. There's a project for each one that's described and pictured in easy steps, and shown in over 170 color photos.
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Even a beginner can start right out producing uniquely charming and elegant journals, albums, scrapbooks, and more. Envision handmade books to hold your writings, poems, photos, and keepsakes. More than 170 photos to inspire, and hundreds of illustrations to guide readers through the basics of an almost infinite variety of imaginative styles.

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