Category Archives: Book Making & Binding

Zhen Xian Bao – Chinese Thread Books

A friend kindly sent me a link to a blog showcasing the art of Chinese thread books.  The blog owner, Lesley, attended a workshop and produced a lovely layered book sample.  She demonstrates how it was constructed and shows how … Continue reading

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Woven Chain Bookbinding class

By Claire Brach This workshop, taught by Jean Riley, aimed at teaching the method of producing a chain effect woven rigid spine for a book with multiple signatures.  Due to class time constraints Jean had put in an amazing amount … Continue reading

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Workshop: Decorative Spine Sewn Book ( Woven Spine)

Offered by Primrose Paper Arts and taught by Jean Riley Saturday September 8 2018 Never done a workshop with Jean, or are you eager to try another one?  Perhaps you’ve never sewn a book spine before.  Well, this is your … Continue reading

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With only an A4 sheet of paper ……

We had an excellent turn out for our Tips & Tricks day on Thursday, where the aim was to explore what creations people could come up with using just simple A4 paper. Janet had some seriously lairy paper (British dictionary … Continue reading

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Paper bits and pieces

By Webmaster I’m just back from the most amazing trip to Italy and thought I’d share a few of the paper related bits and pieces I found during my tour.  Although short of individual time to wander (as this was … Continue reading

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Brenda Livermore: Moth Book

You may remember our September social day post where Brenda was working on the layout of a Moth Book. This collaborative project has now been completed and is being exhibited as part of the Warringah Printmakers annual exhibition open every … Continue reading

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North Sydney Children’s Festival: Workshop opportunity

Don’t forget our children’s papermaking mini workshops running on: Sunday 22nd October 11am – 3pm Click here for more details.

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