[Table of Contents] [Search]

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

Re: [BKARTS] Comp and layout programs

I've just returned from my cabin in Idaho.  In 1990-91 I built a small
medieval-style papermill on my friend, Jim Croft's property up there.

Last week I finished laying some 6" pipe for the new papermill, on my
property.  The new papermill will have 9 hammers (the prototype had 3)
and the overshot waterwheel will be between 6' - 8' in diameter, compared
with 4' for the prototype.

By this time next year there may be stamping and papermaking, and then we
can get back to annual Technology of the Medieval Book workshops.

Life is good!


>While I agree that DTP programs and the like have a role in the book arts,
>this is starting to get way off track. So, anyone working on any
>interesting projects, stumped by anything in particular, been to any fab
>workshops they'd like to report on...
>Thanks, p.

Thompson Conservation Lab.
7549 N. Fenwick
Portland, Oregon  97217

503/735-3942  (ph/fax)


"The lyfe so short; the craft so long to lerne."
Chaucer  _Parlement of Foules_ 1386

     *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:

        Archive maintained and suppported by Conservation OnLine

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