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Book covers

Here’s a progress shot on our other new line of hand bound journals: bookcloth and screenprinted paper.

New journals

Here’s a little preview of our new leather journals. This one is sold but we’ll have more ready soon, in two sizes!

Delicious

New Irish linen thread for bookbinding, in some fun bright colours.

On the bench

A longstitch and linkstitch binding with a lovely dark, thick leather cover.

Today in the studio


8-year-old Adriaan, a friend of Levigator Press, came by to visit and learned how to do a single-section pamphlet binding.

Bookbinding class 


Here are a few images from Tuesday night’s class. One student prepared a reclaimed cover from an old book, and the others used chipboard covers. 

Bookbinding class 

Making hinged covers for hardcover stab bindings. We’ll show you the finished books next week!

Longstitch binding class 

Here’s a finished student book from last night’s class, with a heavy paper cover made from some of the paste papers we made last month.

Longstitch and kettlestitch binding 

Last week our co-op student Aiyana finished off her second longstitch binding with some pretty weaving through the exposed stitches.

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