Veterok.'s photos with the bookbinding

Material sketch
Added on October 12, 2017

Shame

Shame
Artist book made for the Kirjansidokset Pohjoismaista 2018 exhibition of Nordic bookbinding. The book consists of leather-backed plaques tied together with black cord, forming a comic-like short narrative. Illustrations made with ink and white pencil.

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Added on September 26, 2017

Shame

Shame
Artist book made for the Kirjansidokset Pohjoismaista 2018 exhibition of Nordic bookbinding.

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Added on September 26, 2017

Book 3

Book 3
Miniature book pendant made for a friend of a friend earlier this year. It's the Gravity Falls book three. I'm not really familiar with the series myself but this was a fun project.
Added on April 25, 2017

Book 3

Book 3
The cover was made with burgundy and painted goatskin, with light gray-brown recycled paper for pages. Hand sewn & opens like a real book.
Added on April 25, 2017

Winter so long

Winter so long
Quarterbound journal with stained brown goatskin and handdyed cardstock. Writing and sketching weight Munken Pure paper inside, deckled edges.


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Added on April 23, 2017

Winter so long

Winter so long
Quarterbound journal with stained brown goatskin and handdyed cardstock. Writing and sketching weight Munken Pure paper inside, deckled edges.

The raised bands on the back have been decorated with single white dots.

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Added on April 23, 2017

Snakeskin sketchbook

Snakeskin sketchbook
Sketchbook/journal in embossed red-brown leather, two ink-dyed cardstock pads decorate the spine of the book. Off-white Canson Mi-Teintes cardstock inside.

(For sale)
Added on April 23, 2017

Lester Capon teaching

Lester Capon teaching
2013
Added on March  1, 2017

Limp vellum binding

Limp vellum binding
and the making of it in vague pictures.
See the detailed blog post here:
veterokforbooks.tumblr.com/post/157838251593/making-a-limp-vellum-binding-or-a-modern-soft
Added on February 28, 2017

Cutting the cover material

Cutting the cover material
Added on February 28, 2017

Marking for tapes

Marking for tapes
Added on February 28, 2017

Sewing the book block

Sewing the book block
Added on February 28, 2017

In the press

In the press
Added on February 28, 2017

Lester making the cover

Lester making the cover
Added on February 28, 2017

Corner detail

Corner detail
Added on February 28, 2017

Attaching the mock "hollow"

Attaching the mock "hollow"
Here's a lazy way to do it while the book is in the press with both of the cover boards already on. The cardstock hollow (it's not even hollow, it's just a rounded piece of 0.6-1mm cardstock) is kept in place with masking tape until it dries.

See my book…
Added on February 27, 2017

Small

Small
Time to make some little books again.
Added on February 27, 2017