Category Archives: Book Art

Coptic Binding

On Tuesday, at the March meeting of Marches Book Arts Group member Mike Clements showed us how to do Coptic binding using two needles. As a stitcher, I was enthusiastic but there is some glue involved so my first attempt has the … Continue reading

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a tiny tutorial 

I am in this month’s Pretty Patches magazine – an interview by the lovely Janet Ravenscroft.  At one point it was thought that a ‘How To’ might be included, but that didn’t happen so as it was prepped, I thought … Continue reading

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Book Arts

New Brusho colours, and some Khadi accordion papers, calls for playtime! This book is called Deciduous and Evergreen.

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Round Robin 2015

I love a round-robin.  Lots of people don’t and I can understand that – sometimes participants vary wildly in skill, artistic understanding, and taste.  I think that if you set the right parameters, you should have something workable by the … Continue reading

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Sample Book

I had to gather samples of beads, buttons, cords, braids and tassels for my Level 3 City and Guilds – I wasn’t looking forward to it, not being a big fan of the Dorset Button, or braid, but then I … Continue reading

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A book cover for

The woman, (a lovely friend) who loves red…..

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Kindle Cover

The world will never know how I raised the strength not to entitle this post Kindle Kover, but somehow I did.  Had to prep some weird and wonderfuls, (i.e. Lutradur, Tyvek, Evolon, painted Bondaweb etc. etc. etc.)  for a study … Continue reading

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