How to Make Books

Fold, Cut, & Stitch Your Way to a One-of-a-kind Book!

by Esther K. Smith

"This witty, stylish book will inspire anyone to follow the clear, illustrated and engaging instructions to make personal and profound books."
-Margaret Richardson
(design editor, writer and teacher in Portland, Oregon.)

Make Books for Fun, Fame & Profit
Fold a one-minute zine. Stitch a luscious leather journal. Choose luxurious papers for a sumptuous sketchbook. Or make a book with recycled envelopes and brown paper bags. Are you a writer? A scrapbook maker? A political activist? A postcard collector? Esther K Smith helps you find your inner bookbinder. Try time-tested techniques with quirky, artful illustrations and personable instructions.


U.S $25.00 / $32.00 CAN
Crafts and Hobbies—Papercrafts
978-0-307-35336-8
Hardcover, 128 pages
ISBN: 978-0-307-35336-8 (0-307-35336-2)
(November 6, 2007)

Published by Potter Craft, a division of Random House, Inc.

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HOW Design Awards!
How to Make Books
won a Merit award in the Editorial category. It appeared in the April 2009 International Design Annual.

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