iBB Podcast #15.2 – Kathy Abbott – Workshop Tour, Show & Tell, Tomorrow’s Past

In the second part of our talk Kathy Abbott takes us for a tour of her workshop and shows some of her bindings. We also talk about conservation aspects of her creative projects and Tomorrow’s Past — a project she’s been a part of for some years already.



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00:00 – Beginning
00:08 – Workshop tour
02:40 – Board chopper vs. board shear
05:19 – Show & tell: design bindings, conservation work, and the Tomorrow’s Past project
06:02 – Unpublished early Poems by Alfred Tennyson
07:38 – Poems and Pieces by Frances Meynell
09:15 – The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare
11:10 – Winged Chariot by Walter de la Mare
12:14 – Making design bindings for yourself and participating in competitions
14:08 – Benito Cereno by Herman Melville
19:12 – Tomorrow’s Past: mixing modern and antique in a conservation-friendly way

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