Designer bookbinders launch web presence

The [currently] 23 members of Designer Bookbinders of America have a web site to promote themselves. Each binder has an abstract image in a quilt on the member page, and scrolling over it brings up the name of the binder; when you click through you are offered more...

Bookbinding: a disappearing act?

The Guardian has been running a series of articles called ‘Disappearing Acts,’ focusing on ‘disappearing’ or presumably ‘endangered’ crafts such as bookbinding, making brooms, caskets, saddles, and restoring stained glass. Apart...

Wanted: Designer Bookbinder

This from Nancy at the Oak Tree Fine Press blog: “A very limited number of copies of Philip Pullman’s À Outrance [Oak Tree Fine Press] will be hand bound by the best designer bookbinders around. Designer bookbinders are involved (they do prize bindings for...