Monthly Archives: March 2010

Bonefolders – Update

Foto by vuscor aka Peter Zillig A few days ago I brought up the question: “Why is there a hole in almost all bonefolders that I encounter?” – Thanks again to all who shared their experiences! I got even more … Continue reading

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Hardcover Pamphlets

In the past days I made a whole lot of pamphlets in hard covers. 10 to be precise. Plus a bunch of hand painted labels. It was fun to have this opportunity to take out all my different fabrics. I … Continue reading

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Making Books too Fast

I am working on a  new series of journals at the moment. The one you see on the left was the first I made. It still had a different format than those that I am making now. But it already … Continue reading

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Bonefolder

These are my bonefolders. I use them all occasionally, but the one on the very top, and the completely round one got used the most. I once had another really big one for folding big sheets of paper, but I … Continue reading

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E-Book Object

————————Start of advertisement block———————— It is Etsy Euro Week! Get all blank book for 10% discount in my Etsy Shop this week. For example this funny Monster Book for 34.20$ instead of 38$. Just mention the Euro week in your … Continue reading

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A Peek Into My Studio and a Brief Explanation of the Butterfly Buttonhole

I am rather busy at the moment – therefore the blogging is slowing down a little. I am very happy about a variety of commissions that I am working on. I mentioned it in a previous post: I was commissioned … Continue reading

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New Buttonhole Style

Of course I couldn’t resist the urge to try this right away. Not with a plan in the head and a ready made sketch at hand, and all the materials already gathered in my studio. And so I didn’t wait … Continue reading

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Commissions

While finishing some journals with lino cuts stamped onto fabric covers, I got two interesting commissions think about. One is for a photo album. I am going to use a variant of a buttonhole binding, so that the binding stays … Continue reading

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Buechertiger Double Feature

Büchertiger wurde gestern gleich zweimal auf Blogs vorgestellt. Es gibt jetzt ein deutsches Etsy Team, und ich hatte die Ehre, als erste auf dem neuen Team-Blog vorgestellt zu werden. Außerdem ist auf dem bookbinding team blog das Buch zu bestaunen, … Continue reading

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Flipbooks

I found out about the third annual Napa flipbook competition the other day. If you click here you will reach their site with all information (scroll down for English). They seem a bit confused about what year we have, but … Continue reading

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