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Welcome to my Bookbinding Blog

The making of books, the teaching of bookbinding and the association with other bookbinders and book artists has become the focus and passion of my life. Bookbinding has many aspects and we debate a lot about the precise definitions of various aspects but, working with our hands within this discipline, challenging our skills and creativity is intriguing, frustrating and exciting.
Sydney Bookbinding

Paperbacks given a new life

Broken-paperbacks

These very damaged paperbacks came to be repaired and rebound into hard covers. Evidently the text is no longer available and is important to the owner. As a hand bookbinder who enjoys to do special, individual bookbinding projects, I have rescued …
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Posted in Rebinding and restoration work |
Sydney Bookbinding

Leather dying experiments

Leather-dying

Over a couple of weeks my students experimented with some interesting leather dying techniques. Some I have been experimenting with for some time. Results are always unexpected and often very interesting effects. We all made small soft covered journals working …
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Posted in Custom Bookbinding |
Sydney Bookbinding