Handmade Bookbinding Techniques is a handy guide to a wide variety of bindings such as books and boxes, and the decorative techniques such as marbling and printing that can be used to embellish them. This book is filled with illustrated step-by-step sequences showing how to make the various bindings as well as many finished pieces, which will inspire the maker. The book is aimed at the beginner but it would also be a useful reference tool for the more experienced craft person.
Josep Cambras is professor of Bookbinding at the Arts & Crafts School of Barcelona. He is also a well-known bookbinding artist and his book bindings are in public and private libraries around the world. He frequently gives lectures and demonstrations through¬out Europe and North America.
1st edition 2007, Pb, 143pp, full colour throughout, 21 x 27.5 cm