Sunday, August 7, 2011

How to Make Handmade Books

So I have been a bit obsessed with learning how to make handmade books lately. Although I'm still in search of a good in-depth class, I have been teaching myself using a variety of how-to books and watching YouTube videos. Here are photos of one of my first mini-books:

So if you like what you see, stayed tuned for more samples and directions on how to make your own.


  1. Very pretty! I look forward to seeing more of your books. I have tried it a couple of times and I have a friend, Elizabeth Sheets, who is really into making books. Here are some photos of a few elaborate piano hinge books that she has made:

  2. Aaww ... thanks for reading and the nice compliment, Rebecca.
    Elizabeth's books are amazing. Thank you for passing along her information.