Daily Archives: January 19, 2017

One last post on books

There are a number of centers for book arts spread throughout the country, here’s a link to the NYC organization.

Keith Smith, the artist who made the String and Shadow book we looked at the first day has published a number of great books about binding, of particular note are his books about non-adhesive binding.

And here’s one last method for linking pages without glue or thread, this can be done with paper as well.

 

Marbleized Paper

 

While we did not created marbleized paper in class, this video is a delight, both in terms of the aged production values of faded film colors, narrator, and sound track, but also pay close attention to the dexterity and tools employed by the artisan making the marbleized paper.