Tag : “Focus on Book Arts”

Focus on Book Arts Conference 2015

The Focus on Book Arts conference just published their workshop schedule for next year. Hopefully, I will be attending the conference for my fifth time (must save pennies). This conference gets amazing instructors and this year's batch includes Karen Hanmer, Jim Croft, and Barbara Tetenbaum. Now I just need to figure

Worktable Wednesday

Today I completed my unfinished projects from the Focus on Book Arts conference. My proudest accomplishment is the roof on my little mat board house. I worked on this house in Randi Parkhurst's workshop Doors, Drawers & Windows: Making Interactive Books and Boxes. Randi recommended this awesome Fiskars border punch to create

Worktable Wednesday

I'm so excited that I now have my very own sewing frame! This awesome piece of equipment allows you to sew on cords or tapes. You can also use it for sewing several books at a time. Just look at my little lovely: I've wanted a sewing frame for a while. Several

Worktable Wednesday

This morning was spent much like last Wednesday - I glued coptic journal covers using two more sheets of the paper I got from Chena River Marblers. I was bummed to find that the purple marbled paper was grain short, so I could only get one journal out of it. Poo. Things