Monthly Archives: July 2014

  • CSB Painting

    Posted on July 23, 2014 by in Workshop Followup

    We have finished the first day of the Crossed Structure Binding. The covers were cut (faux emu upholstery fabric) and then we relaxed into painting pages. The photos show some of the early efforts and students will be painting six sides for tomorrow’s class. We will be sewing the Basic CSB—the first sewing for many […]

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  • Crossed Structure Binding

    Posted on July 7, 2014 by in Current Workshops, Sewn Spine

    It’s time for another OLLI book arts course—Cross Structured Bindings. These wonderful books require no glue and the sewing is straightforward. I will teach two stitches that should be in a book artist’s repertoire—the long stitch and the kettle stitch—and we will use acrylic inks to create background designs for our pages. I will be […]

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