Rare Trades: Bookbinding

I stumbled across this video when reading the excellent site for The Institute of Backyard Studies. From my chair here I am looking out a window at my backyard shed where I do my gold finishing. It gives me pleasure to feel kinship with this woman on the other side of the globe.

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2 Responses to Rare Trades: Bookbinding

  1. A very tedious craft, usually overlooked due to mass production of books in general. There’s nothing like a good book wrapped in leather!

  2. Andy Schmitt says:

    great video…….

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