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Tips and ideas on calligraphy and bookbinding

Video tutorials to watch

Paste Making

How to cook your own bookbinder’s paste

Weaver’s Knot

Connecting new thread while binding a book

Written instructions for printing

  • Cola Pen
    Making a Cola Pen from a metal can
  • Glue – Types & Uses
    Make your own paste for bookbinding and collage
  • Origami books
    Working instructions for simple folding books
  • Paper Grain
    Explanation of the grain direction of paper
  • Covering Boards
    Gluing paper on boards for book cover
  • Weaver’s Knot
    Connecting a new thread while sewing a book
  • Cutting Quills
    Historical descriptions how to cut quills