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Care in Viewing a Book: Excerpt from Structure of the Visual Book by Keith A Smith

Keith A. Smith has written a number of thorough books on the art and craft of bookmaking. Here is a section of one of my favorites, Structure of the Visual Book, in which he lovingly describes the care to be used in handling a physical book: CARE in VIEWING a BOOK: Holding near the gutter […]

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Naomi Bardoff
Naomi Bardoff
In 2010 Naomi Bardoff graduated from Bard College, where she majored in fine arts and studied watercolor, ink drawing, and book-making. She has also taken classes at the Chicago Center for Book and Paper Arts. Since moving to the San Francisco Bay Area, Naomi has been working on her illustration portfolio, working in offices, and volunteering and taking classes at the San Francisco Center for the Book. In addition to the SFCB blog, she blogs on her art blog, naomese - naomi bardoff's art blog; and pins to her Pinterest boards. Her own book work can be found on her website.

Harry Potter journals

My sister recently sent me a link to these beautiful, Harry Potter-inspired journals by Etsy seller CelesteFrittata. Now anyone can write in their own Hogwarts textbooks! The texture and delicacy of these is so striking, their tone really fits with the feelings I got from reading the books as a kid. Seeing such a complete […]

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Naomi Bardoff
Naomi Bardoff
In 2010 Naomi Bardoff graduated from Bard College, where she majored in fine arts and studied watercolor, ink drawing, and book-making. She has also taken classes at the Chicago Center for Book and Paper Arts. Since moving to the San Francisco Bay Area, Naomi has been working on her illustration portfolio, working in offices, and volunteering and taking classes at the San Francisco Center for the Book. In addition to the SFCB blog, she blogs on her art blog, naomese - naomi bardoff's art blog; and pins to her Pinterest boards. Her own book work can be found on her website.