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The essential guide to making handmade books / Gabrielle Fox.

by Fox, Gabrielle.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Cincinnati, Ohio : North Light Books, c2000Edition: 1st ed.Description: 128 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.ISBN: 1581800193 (pbk. : alk. paper) :.Title notes: $23.99 prolam 4-2001Other title: Handmade books.Subject(s): Bookbinding -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Books -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Demonstrates the creation of keepsake books, journals, and albums using handmade paper, innovative bindings, and found objects.

$23.99 prolam 4-2001

Table of contents provided by Syndetics

  • Introduction (p. 5)
  • Chapter 1 Hand tools (p. 6)
  • Chapter 2 Terminology and techniques (p. 10)
  • Parts of the Book (p. 10)
  • Grain Direction (p. 12)
  • Testing Acidity (p. 13)
  • Cutting a Straight Edge (p. 13)
  • Cutting a Right Angle (p. 13)
  • Chapter 3 Step-by-step projects (p. 14)
  • Project 1 Simple Tunnel Book (p. 15)
  • Gallery of Ideas (p. 21)
  • Project 2 Non-Adhesive Accordion Book (p. 22)
  • Gallery of Ideas (p. 33)
  • Project 3 Accordion Album (p. 34)
  • Gallery of Ideas (p. 41)
  • Project 4 Jacob's Ladder (p. 42)
  • Gallery of Ideas (p. 51)
  • Project 5 Star (p. 52)
  • Gallery of Ideas (p. 67)
  • Project 6 Single Section Pamphlet (p. 68)
  • Gallery of Ideas (p. 75)
  • Project 7 Double Section Pamphlet (p. 76)
  • Gallery of Ideas (p. 83)
  • Project 8 Multi-Section Pamphlet (p. 84)
  • Gallery of Ideas (p. 95)
  • Project 9 Butterfly with Folded Wrapper (p. 96)
  • Gallery of Ideas (p. 105)
  • Project 10 One-Piece Slipcase (p. 106)
  • Gallery of Ideas (p. 113)
  • Project 11 Simple Portfolio (p. 114)
  • Gallery of Ideas (p. 123)
  • Suppliers (p. 124)
  • Contributors (p. 125)
  • Index (p. 127)

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