Monthly Archives: October 2009

Coptic Headbands – Customer Experiences

Ich habe gerade gesehen, dass die Autorin von Tausendschön mein Buch “Six Ways to Make Coptic Headbands” erfolgreich ausprobiert und darüber geschrieben hat: schaut hier! Wenn ihr auch Kapitalbänder nach meiner Anleitung ausprobiert habt, sei es aus dem Buch oder … Continue reading

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Unforgotten – the newest book tunnel

This is the inside of my newest book tunnel. Like the other tunnel it is meant to picture a type of book/a class of literature reception. (Anyone out there who has a good word to describe this?) This one is … Continue reading

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Book Gift From The Netherlands

I received this book recently as a gift. It was made by Dymphie. I first met her online at the book arts forum, and in May we met in Amsterdam for my (our?) first bookbinding workshop. During the last year … Continue reading

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Calendars

Above you see a stack of my calendars that I am going to offer on the craft fair that I am going to in less than 3 weeks. Inside they are the same as my other two calendars, but they … Continue reading

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I’m still living

I am still living – though my old computer nearly died. After some severe crashes over the weekend I now have a new machine, and I am trying to recover as much of the old data as I can. I … Continue reading

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Review: Hedi Kyle. Festschrift 2009

At the Hybrid Book Conference and Fair in the summer of 2009, the Guild of Bookworkers honored its member Hedi Kyle with this Festschrift. It is printed in black and white on a slightly grey paper, and spiral bound like … Continue reading

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Book Repair

We own a 17 volume edition of Brockhaus’ Konversations-lexikon from the year 1908, a very nice encyclopaedia. Last Sunday I decided it was finally time to have a thorough look at all the pages, and mend them where necessary. I … Continue reading

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“Wired” & How to Work on Several Projects

I am not very good at splitting my attention to several projects. Every time so far  I end up concentrating on the one of them that I like best or is easiest to do, and simply forget about the others. … Continue reading

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The Finished Pamphlet “The Awful German Language”

The finished pamphlets have reached their new owners, and it’s time to continue telling the story of “The Awful German Language”. A brief recap: We were holding a pamphlet swap at the book arts forum (a good place to be, … Continue reading

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Review: The Penland Book of Handmade Books

You all know about Penland, right? The place around which the dreams of all crafters and book artists circle. I don’t think there is another place in the world where I more want to go to. The Penland school of … Continue reading

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