paper-grain

Paper Grain

If you are into art, especially any that involves paper, this is a fundamental understanding that you’d need to grasp: Understanding paper grain direction that is. Here’s what we’ll cover in this quick guide: Why Paper Grain Direction Matters How to determine the grain direction Why Paper Grain Direction Matters Paper to book is like […]

Bookbinding Materials and Tools

Bring your ideal journal, photo album or memory book to life through the art of Bookbinding. Here is a list of materials and tools that you would require during your Bookbinding process: Bone Scorer (aka Bone Folder) Awl Ribbons / Linen Tape Craft Glue A4 Paper (For book signatures) Decorative Paper (For book cover) Sponge Brush […]

Bookbinding Needles | Bookbinding Tools 101

Needles are an important tool in bookbinding since we would need to sew book signatures together most of the time. There are many types of needles available of different lengths, different thickness, different forms. Which type should you use during bookbinding? Regular Needles vs Curved Needles Source: Amazon Regular needles refer to the straight needles […]