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Re: [BKARTS] bookboard showng through pale bookcloth



Bev,
Thanks for this info.  One question: after you fused the cloth to the Wonder
Under, did you then use PVA to attach the cloth to the board, or did you use
some other method?

Thanks,
Ann Kingman
----- Original Message -----
From: "Bev McCarter" <BevieBop@xxxxxxx>
To: <BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Monday, January 06, 2003 6:17 AM
Subject: Re: bookboard showng through pale bookcloth

> In a message dated 1/5/2003 6:15:26 PM Eastern Standard Time,
> kellysm@xxxxxxxxxxxx writes:
>
> > bookboard showng through pale bookcloth
> I have not seen any other color book board but I think I can help you with
> your problem.
> I took a bookarts class at the Women's Studio Workshop in Rosendale NY
this
> past summer and we learned how to make bookcloth out of anything by using
a
> fusible bonding called Wonder Under (goes by other names too). Just follow
> the directions and fuse this stuff to the back of the cloth, you can
remove
> the paper backing that comes on the webbing or leave it on for a more
solid
> piece. If you fused a thin book cloth with this and left the backing on
then
> nothing will show through. Use the LIGHT WEIGHT bonding if you choose to
try
> this. Bev
>
>

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