In this short, wordless video, the Smith Settle printing and bookbinding shop guides a memoir from a formless text into a book, working in a beautiful symbiosis with the machines that lend a modern elegance to their work.
My kids visited me in the Netherlands for a week and among other things we made some paper. My daughter made a YouTube video about that!
“Conservators in Collections Care repair a book with a broken cover to prevent further damage. Protecting Harvard’s special collections of rare books, manuscripts, prints, drawings, maps, photographs, and other treasures is the mission of Harvard Library Preservation Services.” Continue reading →
Pop-ups are that type of books I’m a bit scared of even trying to make. I know there are workshops and classes that offer you studying how to make pop-up books (I even have one next block). But… You know… They are so complicated and beautiful! There are so many things that could go wrong! Continue reading →