Category Archives: 50 Book Project

50 Book Project: Waterfall Stitch

Waterfall Stitch Book

I’m making progress on my 50 Book Project – here’s book number 44 – the end is in sight…. This Read More →

Blanket Stitch Book

Blanket Stitch Handmade Book

This Blanket Stitch binding is from Keith Smith’s first volume of Book of Non-Adhesive Bindings. I love the pattern it Read More →

Gelatin Fall Leaf Print Book

Winged Book with Gelli Fall Leaf Prints

I’ve been making leaf prints with my gelatin (Gelli) plates to celebrate all the beautiful Fall colors I see around Read More →

Mini Leather Books with Carets Binding

Mini Leather Books

I’m making progress with my 50 Book Project and I will be finished by the end of the year – Read More →

Handmade Books with French Doors


I recently created a couple of books with a French Doors structure. This is a book with two spines and Read More →

50 Book Project Continues

Well, it’s taken me a bit longer to finish my 50 Book Project than I planned but I keep plugging Read More →

Leather Journals with Exposed Stitching

Barber Pole Book

You might have noticed that I’m a huge fan of Keith Smith’s decorative bindings.¬†Here are two more I tried recently Read More →

Sewn Boards Sketch Book

Sewn Boards Sketchbook

As I was heading out on vacation this week, I realized that I didn’t have a journal or sketchbook to Read More →

Star Book

Star book with handmade paper

Recently I played ¬†with some lovely earth toned handmade papers and created this rustic Star Book: A Star Book is Read More →

Single Signature Hard Cover Book

Perpetual birthday calendar with handmade paper

I’m excited to share this fun project with you – a hard cover single signature book that is a perpetual Read More →