[Table of Contents] [Search]


[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [BKARTS] pocket sketchbook ideas



Hi, LeeAnne ... I'd love to see the picture ... sounds wonderful and
something I'd like to try with some untrasuede I have. Thanks! Laurie
----- Original Message -----
From: "LeeAnne Mallonee" <Lpmscribe@xxxxxxx>
To: <BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Thursday, July 24, 2003 6:56 AM
Subject: Re: pocket sketchbook ideas

> kat--- i did a tiny replica ( not historically accurate but along the
lines
> of...) of a medieval journal that monks used to carry hanging from their
> belts...  it's a longstitch binding;  the cover is suede and is long
enough that a
> flap wraps back over the front cover to protect the foreedge of the book.
then
> there's a long leather strap that can wrap several times around the book
and
> tuck into itself to keep it all closed. the suede seems to protect the
pages
> well, but is very soft and flexible. mine is 3" x 4" closed, but it could
be
> made larger if you needed to.
>
> i have photos of it that i'll be happy to email to anyone who wants to see
> them...
> leeanne mallonee in sticky maine
>

             ***********************************************
     *Postings may not be re-printed in any form without the express
     consent of the author - Please respect their contributions & ©*

            BOOK_ARTS-L: The listserv for all the book arts.
      For subscription information, the Archive, and other related
            resources and links go to the Book_Arts-L FAQ at:
                      <http://www.philobiblon.com>

        Archive maintained and suppported by Conservation OnLine
                    <http://palimpsest.stanford.edu>
             ***********************************************


[Subject index] [Index for current month] [Table of Contents] [Search]