Category Archives: Handmade books

Bookworks, by Sue Doggett

Bookworks, by Sue Doggett is a visually inspiring book. It’s an ideal beginner’s book for anyone interested in creating handmade books. It’s also a useful guide for intermediate book artisans who want to revisit basic technique, or bring handmade books back into their daily routines. Most of this book teaches readers how to select supplies for making books, and ways to organize, bind, and (perhaps) embellish your books to make… Read More »

Making Books and Journals

The Weekend Crafter: Making Books And Journals: 20 Great Weekend Projects is a short (80 pages) book that features some unusual book designs and lots of photos showing readers exactly how to make each book. What I love about this book is that it’s great for beginners and it includes some innovative ideas that will delight experienced book artists as well. Some people thrill when they discover a new, intricate… Read More »

Unique Handmade Books by Alisa Golden

Over 40 projects fill this book with fabulous ideas for making one-of-a-kind handmade books, journals, and albums. It is one of the most exciting and inspiring books for anyone who is interested in making unique art books. Whether you want to start with a simple folded book or scroll book or leap into a tunnel book, flag book, pocket book, or even a three-panel Jacob’s Ladder book, Unique Handmade Books… Read More »