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Snow

I briefly mentioned a swap on the books arts forum before. It was not my most inspired contribution ever, and I never got around to show you what I made for the swap. But now is the time, I guess. … Continue reading

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B.E.S.T. Swap contribution

The theme for the 12th bookbinding Etsy Street Team swap was recycling. I wanted to create something which is visibly reused and still shows the traces of its previous life. And so I covered the book in pieces of this … Continue reading

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The Girdle Book Swap Revisited

My girdle book finally has reached its destination. Those of you who can read German may already have read Peter’s review of the book here, and you can also read something about it on his own blog. Our task for … Continue reading

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Girdle Book – First Images

In the last week I have been working on two copies of a girdle book that I am making for the book swap we are holding at the moment at Jackie’s Book  Art Forum. We agreed (similar to the Nag … Continue reading

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Secret Santa Visited

My Gift to Martha I have already told in you some detail the story of my Secret Santa fail in Leiden, about a month ago.I think I never showed you the book that I gave to her? So here it … Continue reading

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Secret Santa Fail in Leiden

Last weekend a book and arts fair was held in Pieterskerk in Leiden. M. and I both like the Netherlands and Holland in particular, and I had never been in Leiden before, so the fair was a welcome excuse to … Continue reading

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At The Bottom Of The Sea

My studio still is under construction, and unfortunately will stay in this state for at least another week, since the delivery of my new workbench and cabinet will take that long. – I am already looking forward to show you … Continue reading

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Book Swap: Something New

On June 17th a book made by Rachel reached me. We both participated in the swap at the book arts forum. I blogged about my contribution here. On said Wednesday the delivery man from a foreign shipping company handed me … Continue reading

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BEST swap and my book from Jellygnite

BEST stands for Bookbinding Etsy Street Team. It’s a group of etsy sellers that make handbound books. You can see our books that are currently for sale there if you search for the word “bookbindingteam“. We also have a team … Continue reading

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Water World – Now with Explanations

As promised, now I am back with more explanations regarding this book, after we agreed on the book arts forum that I may now show off this book. As you can see it is called “water world”. The theme for … Continue reading

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