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How to make books

Author: Esther K Smith
Publisher: New York : Potter Craft, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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From the Publisher: From zines you can fold in a minute to luxurious leather journals and sumptuous sketchbooks, How to Make Books will walk you through the easy basics of bookmaking. Whether you're a writer, a scrapbook maker, a political activist, or a postcard collector, let book artist Esther K. Smith be your guide as you discover your inner bookbinder. Using foolproof illustrations and step-by-step  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks, manuals, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Smith, Esther K.
How to make books.
New York : Potter Craft, c2007
(OCoLC)754707011
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Esther K Smith
ISBN: 9780307353368 0307353362
OCLC Number: 123349651
Description: 128 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
1. Instant books. Basic instant book --
Tall and square instant books --
Instant zines --
One-of-a-kind instant books --
Cloth instant book for babies of all ages --
2. Accordions. Three instant accordions --
Self-hinged accordion dummy --
Spines --
Bellybands --
Pocket covers --
Accordion postcard album --
Pocket accordion business-card holder --
3. Stab stitch. Recycled-paper book --
Slack stab-stitched recycled book --
Stab-stitch variations --
Envelope book --
Group book: gift for a teacher --
Stab-stitched cloth book --
4. Pamphlets and chapbooks. Basic three-hole pamphlet --
Printed alphabet book --
Little black cocktail book --
Combo of crazy papers --
5. Mutant books. Basic model accordion stitched into cover --
Basic model accordion combo: secret book --
Do si do --
Travel journal with concertina and pamphlets --
6. Long stitch. Cake box book --
Leather journal --
7. Coptic. Postcard coptic --
Large sketchbook --
Coptic cover --
Resources --
Some books that I like --
Thank you --
About the author --
Index.
Responsibility: Esther K. Smith ; illustrations, Lindsay Stadig ; photographs by David Michael Zimmerman.
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