Author Archives: Ali Manning

October Paper Club

Handmade Fall Papers

I’m offering a customer favorite this month that reflects the season – Autumn Leaf. This is one of the most Read More →

Button Stud Leather Closure

Brown Leather Journal Vintage Page Designs

I often get asked about a simple closure type I use on my leather journals, the button stud. I used Read More →

Handmade Book Artist Spotlight: Judy Folkenberg

Judy Folkenberg | Book Artist Spotlight | Vintage Page Designs

I’m excited to introduce you to the work of Judy Folkenberg. Judy lives in Kensington, Maryland with three feline fur Read More →

Mixing the Old with the New

Vintage Page Designs | Studio Tour

It’s been a while since I’ve shared photos of my studio, so here are a few for you today. My Read More →

September Paper Club

Triangle Stab Binding

Back in April I offered an all-white Paper Club and it was so popular, I figured I’d offer it again. Read More →

More Little Leather Journals

Double Cross stitch journal

Last month I taught another set of Little Leather Journal classes in my studio. These little books are so much Read More →

Step by Step Eco Printing on Paper

Eco printing delphinium petals

Summer is in full swing in my garden, so that means I’m eco printing on paper all the leaves and Read More →

Handmade Book Artist Spotlight: Lana Stuart

Handmade Books by Lana Stuart | Vintage Page Designs

I’m thrilled to introduce to you handmade book artist Lana Stuart and her beautiful work. Lana, a retired IT professional, lives Read More →

July Paper Club

White larkspur coptic books

I’m excited to share July’s handmade paper selection with you – it’s a sunny yellow and cream collection for your Read More →

Rustic Wedding Album with Account Book Binding

Wedding Album | Vintage Page Designs

I’m excited to share a beautiful wedding album created by Canadian book artist Sharon Meeker for a friend’s son and Read More →