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Learn four different stitches for this historical Japanese bookbinding structure: Four-hole, Noble, Hemp Leaf and Tortoise Shell. Single sheets are stacked and bound to create this simple and elegant binding. These are great books to use for sketchbooks, journals, photo albums and artists' books. What you will learn: — Preparing paper and cover for binding — Creating sewing stations for binding — Four-hole, nobile, hemp leaf, and tortois…

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Little Spines is a yearly publication containing stories and poems from the Creative Writing students from RMIT. My aim was to create a contemporary, stylish publication on a low budget. The style of binding I used (Japanese Stab binding) has an abstract resemblance to an actual human spine visually, and also shares many of its characteristics; being quite ornate and fragile, yet extremely crucial, and vigilantly holds everything together.

Little Spines is a yearly publication containing stories and poems from the Creative Writing students from RMIT. My aim was to create a contemporary, stylish publication on a low budget. The style of binding I used (Japanese Stab binding) has an abstract resemblance to an actual human spine visually, and also shares many of its characteristics; being quite ornate and fragile, yet extremely crucial, and vigilantly holds everything together.

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Japanese Stab Binding // All Bindings. http://mindflight.me/365-day-creative-challenge-day-34-japanese-stab-binding-snake-eyes/

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Classic Book Series by Jesper Olsson, Japanese stab binding. I dont love his craft, but if we were able to get insanely clear lines, I would love this

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