Bookforms / Cordeiro, Lombardi, Smith

Item Code: SD30
$30.00 $24.60


Bookforms: A complete guide to designing and crafting hand-bound books, from the Center for Book Arts complied by Center for Book Arts with contributions by Ana Cordeiro, Celine Lombardi, Sarah Smith and Elizabeth Sheehan. 2019. 176pp. 8.5"x10". Hardcover

LIMITED QUANTITY. Both front and back covers have been scratched and scraped, though corners and binding are like new.

This new instructional text will give beginning binders a firm grounding in tools and materials and their use and covers four kinds of handmade books: pamphlets and accordion books, multi-signature books, non-adhesive bindings, and artists' books. For each group history and application is discussed, followed by step-by-step instructions for two projects, and then an expanded discussion on design choices and techniques. Contributors and teaching artists include Ana Cordeiro, Celine Lombardi, Sarah Smith, and Elizabeth Sheehan.

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