George Kachos
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About the Binding: Gold tooling with jigs

About the Binding: Gold tooling with jigs

Learn about sizing: a method to strengthen weak, fragile and acidic paper. At the end of the post, be sure to check out the preservation guide. It's FREE and will help you recognize damaging storage and display methods commonly used.

Learn about sizing: a method to strengthen weak, fragile and acidic paper. At the end of the post, be sure to check out the preservation guide. It's FREE and will help you recognize damaging storage and display methods commonly used.

Spine can become misshapen from misuse or from being stored  badly.  Over time, the glue hardens and the distortion become set  which adds s...

Spine can become misshapen from misuse or from being stored badly. Over time, the glue hardens and the distortion become set which adds s...

16 Tips for Sharpening Understanding the “Why” is just as important as the “How”. By Tom Caspar Hand tools are a pleasure to use–if they’re sharp. Once you have a sharp tool in your hands, you’ll begin to realize why some woodworkers are so passionate about old ways of working wood. Slow is beautiful, after all. I’ve been a hand tool enthusiast for years, and I can honestly say that …

16 Tips for Sharpening Understanding the “Why” is just as important as the “How”. By Tom Caspar Hand tools are a pleasure to use–if they’re sharp. Once you have a sharp tool in your hands, you’ll begin to realize why some woodworkers are so passionate about old ways of working wood. Slow is beautiful, after all. I’ve been a hand tool enthusiast for years, and I can honestly say that …

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Welcome to Fix-It Friday -- a monthly series that proposes to bring you a bit of news you can use to help repair and conserve books!  This m...

Welcome to Fix-It Friday -- a monthly series that proposes to bring you a bit of news you can use to help repair and conserve books! This m...

Johan's Bookbinding for Magazines

Johan's Bookbinding for Magazines

bookbinding:  applying backing boards

bookbinding: applying backing boards

Before we go ahead and sew the book there is time to decide if we want to treat the edge to some form of decoration. There are man...

Before we go ahead and sew the book there is time to decide if we want to treat the edge to some form of decoration. There are man...

Bookbinding: How to Make a Hardcover Book. Step by step tutorial on binding like a pro!

Bookbinding: How to Make a Hardcover Book. Step by step tutorial on binding like a pro!