Category Archives: 50 Book Project

Triple Accordion Book

Triple Accordion Book with Marbled Paper

This past week I’ve been playing with accordion book structures and in particular those from Alisa Golden’s Making Handmade Books:100+ Read More →

Happy New Year

Braided spine notebook

Happy 2016 – I hope you had a splendid holiday season! I took a few weeks off at the end Read More →

Flat Back Case Bound Books

case bound book with marbled paper

I won’t lie to you, making a case bound (hard cover) is tricky and it takes practice, but I LOVE Read More →

Tire Track Binding

Book26TireTrackBinding2

Here’s a quick look at book number 26 in my 50 Book Project. It’s a small leather bound journal with Read More →

Back to School Notebook Tutorial

Recycled Cereal Box Notebook

It’s that time of year when students go back to school and college, so I decided to make this fun Read More →

Leather Journal with Cross Stitched Binding

Cross Stitch Leather Journal

  I have another book from my 50 Book Challenge to share today – it’s a leather journal with a Read More →

Leather Journal with Hourglass Binding

Leather Journal with Hour Glass Stitching

Lately, I’ve been creating an inventory of leather journals for my Fall and Holiday open studios. This one’s a new Read More →

Friend of a Friend Journal

Friend of a Friend Bookbinding

Book number 22 in my 50 Book Project is called ‘Friend of a Friend’. I learned about the binding from Read More →

Little Arrows Binding

Little Arrows Japanese Stab Binding

I’m continuing to play with Japanese stab bindings as part of my 50 Book Project. I posted a simple 4-Hole Read More →

Tortoise Shell Binding

Japanese Tortoise Shell Binding

Summer’s in full swing in our house, so my blog posts will be less frequent for a while. But I’m Read More →