Fine Bookbinding with Don Etherington & Monique Lallier

Item Code: DVD50


DVD50. Fine Bookbinding with Don Etherington & Monique Lallier. 2011. Approx. 240 min. DVD (Two-disc Set)

Husband and wife team Don Etherington & Monique Lallier present, in complete step-by-step detail, Fine Full-Leather Binding With Raised Bands (Etherington) and Design Binding With Leather Inlays and Onlays in the French Tradition (Lallier).

Beginning with a text block that is ready to be covered, Don takes you through every step of the process to achieve a fine, full-leather binding. He shares all of his special techniques, including his own for achieving smooth, beautiful leather corners. Monique fully demonstrates and explains her French-style leather inlays & onlays for design binding. She demonstrates each and every step of how to achieve truly beautiful designs in leather.

Current binders will enhance their craft by refining their techniques and learning new methods. For beginners, the DVDs teach you how to completely cover a book in full-leather and create beautiful multi-color leather inlays & onlays with clear, straight-forward instruction. There has never been an instructional DVD (or even a book) that teaches what you will learn in this video.

This DVD is the seventh in the Bookbinders Workshop Instructional Series and the first in the series by Don Etherington and Monique Lallier, two of the world's most recognized professionals in book conservation & design binding.

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