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Printed Leather Cover: It works! — Almost

A while ago I showed you the book on the left, a journal bound in a printed piece of leather. Since then it has been carried around in a backpack, has traveled through the air and over the sea (well, … Continue reading

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Mini Photo Album

I made another mini book. As always, it is fun using up scraps. This is a mini photo album with the title Stralsund. To see more sample inside pages, visit my Photostream on Flickr. This mini album was unfortunately too … Continue reading

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Inspiration – or not

I added a bunch of new stuff to my shop recently: A batch of beautiful new “Write it up!”- Journals (this time with the correct position of sewing stations), two journals with craft paper in the same size and style … 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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In Motion

So much to do, so little time. I am in motion almost all of the time, most painfully and restlessly when I am sitting quite still at the computer. – I think I never waited so urgently for the “days … Continue reading

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Days Fly By…

…and I still have not found back into my daily routine, and only made one book since the craft fair. I am torn at the moment between making more blank books (the hope is that by listing new items more … Continue reading

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Bruises

Moving into my new studio felt like playing sokoban: Put this shelf here, while moving that table, then place the other shelf… While the movement of the furniture was relatively easy, the question where to store all the stuff that … Continue reading

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New Shop – Ausverkauf auf DaWanda

I opened a sellers account on artfire recently, and spent the whole day listing items there. I’ll be happy to greet you as a first visitor. Click either on the banner on the right hand side or right here, or … Continue reading

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The End of the Tunnel?

It’s been a year now since I consciously decided I wanted to try to live as a book artist, and two years since I was employed as a mathematician. This month was the last that I received the start-up-money from … Continue reading

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Six Ways To Make Coptic Headbands

There it is: My first, ready bound, and printed copy of  “Six Ways To Make Coptic Headbands” by Hilke Kurzke. It has 65 pages, contains 84 photos and one sketch, instructions for the usual, one-colored Coptic headband, and the five … Continue reading

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