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Re: [BKARTS] adding a colophon



I include a colophon in all of the handmade books I bind. The colophon
includes information about the fonts, colors and any other useful technical
informatoin. Also my printer's mark is displayed.

Ted Smolen
tsmolen@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Why Wait?  Move to EarthLink.

> [Original Message]
> From: Emma Jane Hogbin <emmajane@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Date: 8/26/2003 1:13:08 PM
> Subject: [BKARTS] adding a colophon
>
> Hi,
>
> I am curious to know if people add a colophon to the blank books/journals
> they bind. Are there any reasons why you wouldn't add information about
> the book directly into the book? What about a bindery stamp/emblem? Do
> binders typically stamp their books the way an artist would sign their
> work (or perhaps stamp if it's jewelry or woodworking).
>
> I've done a few google searches for "bindery colophon" and "bookbinding
> colophon" but I've not turned up anything useful.
>
> thanks,
> emma
>
>
> --
> Emma Jane Hogbin
> [[ 416 417 2868 ][ www.xtrinsic.com ]]

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