Category Archives: 50 Book Project

Accordion Book with Signatures

Accordion Book with Signatures

I mentioned earlier in the year how much I like accordion books. They’re simple but so versatile and appealing. For Read More →

Collaged Flag Book

Flag Book

While experimenting with accordion folds recently, I decided to make a Flag Book. Oh my gosh – I love this Read More →

Japanese Bookbinding

Japanese binding sketch book

Several months ago I purchased the classic bookbinding text, Japanese Bookbinding – Instructions from a Master Craftsman by Kijiro Ikegami. Read More →

Simple Accordion Books

Mini_Accordion Book

I’m really drawn to simple books at the moment, especially accordion structures. This is such a versatile book that is Read More →

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

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 →