For the time being, all of the resource posts are collected on this main page, blog style in reverse chronological order.
As we grow and collect resources & images, as well as determine how we will handle guild rankings and rubrics this section will be updated.
Ideas for Young People
Our Consort has issued a Youth Challenge, and the Stationers' Company is pleased to take part! If you are interested in making a book, card, or other craft with paper, here are some resources for you. We will add more as we gather them, so bookmark this post. 🙂 1...
https://www.frenchpaper.com/ Excellent selection of paper, card stock and envelopes in a variety of sizes. Digital papers are also available for print-at-home designs.
Coptic Stitch Binding by Elizabeth Grab
This is a born-digital book by Elizabeth Grab on Coptic Stitch Binding. It is available from the University of Southern California (USC) and is published using Scalar, an open source digital publishing tool. Use the "hamburger" menu in the upper left corner to move...
https://www.oakknoll.com/ Publisher and purveyor of books about books and bibliography. Rare gems can be found here, and highly specialized tomes on aspects of book binding, design and selling.
https://hollanders.com/ Decorative papers and bookbinding supplies. Tools, tapes, linen thread, leather, blank and diary text blocks and more can be found here. Workshops are given too, when permissable.
https://www.talasonline.com/ A virtual oasis of bookbinding, printmaking, conservation and other fine art supplies and tools! If you can't find it here, you may not need it. High quality products. Shipping is fast and the service is excellent.
https://ocoochhardwoods.com/ Ocooch has "Project Ready Wood" for scroll-saw work that is also the "right" thickness for book boards. They also have other products available, but thin wood ready to ship is a very attractive proposition for bookbinders!