Inspiration Monday

Where is Alex print

Happy Monday! For the past few months I’ve been sharing inspiring quotes on my Facebook page every Monday morning. It’s Read More →

Rustic Leather Watercolor Journal

Rustic Leather Watercolor Journal

Welcome to book 13 of The 50 Book Project. This week I created a rustic leather watercolor journal from a Read More →

Studio Update

Nipping Press

Hello – it’s been ages since I posted a studio update. Aside from The 50 Book Project, here’s what’s been Read More →

Gelli Print Note Book Tutorial

Gelli Print Notebook Tutorial

Hello – I have a confession to make:  this week’s book is super simple! Book number 12 in The 50 Read More →

Dos-a-Dos Coptic Notebook

Dos a Dos Coptic Notebook

I’m making variations on the Coptic bookbinding stitch during March and this week I tackled the dos-à-dos structure. This is Read More →

My 10 Favorite Bookmaking Tools

Top 10 Bookbinding Tools

In this post, I’ll tell you the 10 tools that I use every day to create handmade books. As I Read More →

Coptic Gelli Print Sketchbook


I returned to my stack of gelli prints to make today’s book – a coptic bound sketch book. This is Read More →

35 Travel Journal Tips – FREE E-book

35 Travel Journal Tips

Travel journals help us to remember our experiences for years after we’ve taken the trip. And for me, part of Read More →

Spring Fabric Journal with Coptic and French Link Stitches

Spring Fabric Journal

I’m not sorry to say goodbye to February – it’s been a tough, snow filled month here in New England. Read More →

Fabric Book with French Link Stitch

hand made fabric book with french link stitch

I’m so excited to share book number 8 in my 50 Book Challenge with you because it has recycled fabric covers. Read More →