Uncanny Artist Ephemera and Objects for Artists and Collectors
  • Unique Handmade Books

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    This is a 2003 paperback first edition of Unique Handmade Books by Alisa Golden, which focuses on making one-of-a-kind books with exceptional techniques, materials, and bindings.  Projects (which you can alter to make your own) include books folded like an accordion; shaped and themed (with windows and envelopes); thickly sewn and decoratively woven; dressed in "wedding netting" for a bride; and formed into a Double Scroll or a Jacob's Ladder.  It explores creating books not only out of paper but from wood and fabric as well.   There are even directions for making containers for protection and display of your creations.  This volume also provides suggestions on paints, inks, stencils, transfers, and distressed covers.  Bonus: fun ways to create collaborative books, including one to craft with a child.  This 160 page how-to book contains both step-by-step illustrated diagrams and color photographs of completed books.  This copy of Unique Handmade Books is in Like New condition.  (ISBN  1-4027-0614-6)