Explore this exclusive Bookbinding Collection! Featuring must-have tools to create your own books from cover to cover, plus four fabulous resources from top instructors for making handmade books, this collection is too good to miss!
Price as configured: $39.99
Celebrate handmade books and add your own style! Inside the fabulous Bookbinding Collection is the Lineco Bookbinding Tool Kit, which includes two awls, a bone folder, glue brush, three bookbinding needles, linen thread, and beeswax. You’ll also gain unlimited access to four fantastic resources that will teach you how to use your new tools. With top instruction from Erin Zamrzla, Paige Martin, and our talented editors at Cloth Paper Scissors, you’ll soon become passionate about creating creating your own handmade books!
See what's included in this collection:
Lineco Bookbinding Tool Kit
Included in the Bookbinding Tool Kit are two awls (one heavy duty and one light duty), a 6” bone folder, a glue brush, three bookbinding needles, 10 yards of 100% linen thread, and beeswax.
Making Books Cover to Cover
By the editors of Cloth Paper Scissors
We've compiled the best bookbinding articles from past issues of Cloth Paper Scissors and Pages magazines to celebrate handmade books. Just choose a project and begin! We've included two brand new, exclusive articles: a guide to getting started, which includes helpful tips and tricks, bookbinding terminology, and basic supplies; and a project that incorporates collage and book making. You'll find the information and inspiration you need for creating all kinds of beautiful books.
With Erin Zamrzla
Whether you’re about to embark on a new adventure or just getting back from a trip, learn how to make a travel journal that preserves those precious moments and mementos. Book artist Erin Zamrzla will teach you how to make a book with a handmade cover using a pamphlet-stitch binding. This book project includes how to make pockets, attach custom photo corners, and create flags and windows to house ticket stubs, brochures, and more. Finish the journal with a button and string closure and your treasures and mementos will last a lifetime.
Upcycled Fabric Books
With Erin Zamrzla
Discover how to upcycle old fabric and clothing into one-of-a-kind books in this video workshop with Erin Zamrzla. Follow Erin’s techniques for simple but striking cross-stitch bound books with fabric page markers, eye-catching closures, and embellished elements on the cover. Turn those cherished baby clothes, old quilts, and blankets that have seen better days into soft and sturdy books that will become heirlooms.
Stitch This Book: Long, Link, and Coptic Binding for Beginners and Beyond
With Paige Martin
Bring your book making skills up to speed with this workshop video featuring Paige Martin! In this video you'll begin binding books using three hand-sewing methods: long, link, and Coptic stitch. Learn how to combine simple materials like paper, book board, and thread to create beautiful, one-of-a-kind bound books. Host Paige Martin will teach you all the tips, tricks, and secrets she discovered while working in a professional bindery. Use your new skills to create professional looking books that can be tailored to any size, shape, or style using your chosen materials. Whether you’re new to making books or an experienced binder, you’ll come away with enough knowledge and techniques to take your books to the next level.
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