Veterok.'s photos with the handbound books

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

Limp vellum binding

Limp vellum binding
and the making of it in vague pictures.
See the detailed blog post here:
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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

Handsewn headband

Handsewn headband
Single core French headband sewn with dyed linen-cotton bookbinder's thread. This book is a cloth bound guestbook (or perhaps a sketchbook) with recycled paper.

See my bookbinding blog here:
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Added on February 27, 2017

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Details, details,
Added on July 15, 2016

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I like details. Upcycled pyramid studs and metal button, hand-braided waxed linen cord.
Added on July 15, 2016

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Black goatskin journal with pyramid studs. Size 15,5 x 11 x 2,5 cm.

Waxed, braided linen cord can be wrapped around the book and the metal button as well. The goatskin has been backed with black lokta paper, making this a hardwearing, solid book.

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Added on July 15, 2016

One Brown Mouse

One Brown Mouse
Miniature book pendant. Mid-brown leather cover, brown cord, white Munken paper for pages.

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Added on July 15, 2016

My current journal

My current journal
Longstitch binding with ties made of waxed linen thread. Off-white Canson Mi-Teintes paper inside. A6 size.
Added on December  6, 2015

White book pendant

White book pendant
Old work. Miniature book pendant covered in natural white linen-cotton bookcloth.
Added on December  6, 2015

Forgotten folk

Forgotten folk
Old work. A small coptic bound book made out of a discarded cabinet portrait.
Added on December  6, 2015