Create 4 mini leather or pleather covered books, each featuring a different decorative exposed stitch and fastening technique.
These joyful mini books make great gifts and are a brilliant way to use up off cuts and smaller pieces remnant material.
My comprehensive video tutorials take you through the making process step-by-step and cover, how to prepare your pages, make a hole punch template, punch holes and bind 4 books, each with a different exposed stitch. I then share 4 nifty ways to fasten your books using buttons, elastic and a leather/pleather wrap around.
The kit comes with everything you need to make 4 A8 sized books and includes a bag of quality bookbinding tools that will last you many years to come. There is the option to select 'leather book covers' or 'pleather book covers' - a leather-look vegan alternative to animal leather made from textiles.
What's in the kit?
- 4 leather or pleather book covers in different colours
- Plain paper cut to size
- Roll of decorative & vintage paper
- Waxed bookbinding thread in a range of colours
- Buttons, elastic, leather/pleather and twine for fastenings
- Cork punch board
- Bookbinding needle
- Tea & biscuits
How this course is taught?
What else do I need?
- Cutting mat or chopping board