[GBW] Announcing Medieval Bookbinding models

Karen Hanmer karen at karenhanmer.com
Sun Jul 12 10:46:27 EDT 2015

Announcing Medieval Bookbinding models

Girdle book,/ a medieval binding structure featuring a long extension of 
leather which could be attached to a traveler’s belt.

Medieval cut-away binding/, lacing and covering appear in process to 
reveal how the binding is constructed.

Both models are accompanied by a twelve-page, illustrated booklet with 
bibliography outlining the construction of medieval bindings in general 
and the girdle book in particular.

How-to also available:/Medieval on the Go: The Girdle Book/, complete 
instructions for crafting a girdle book with numerous illustrations, 
tool list and extensive bibliography

The models can be ordered directly from the binder at 
karen_reply at karenhanmer.com <mailto:karen_reply at karenhanmer.com>

The instruction book is available directly from Lulu.com


Images and more information are online at 

Thank you for your consideration

Karen Hanmer
karen at karenhanmer.com

Karen Hanmer Book Arts. Since 1997 answering the question
"What will I do with my liberal arts degree?"

NEW BOOK To Serve and Protect: Containers, conveyances, and cosmic happenings

Workshop calendar: http://www.karenhanmer.com/teaching/

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