Resources for the Book Arts:
a short list created for Poetry Workshop

Local suppliers:

Main Art on West Main Street
the best source for YES paste, paper (all kinds), bone folders, mat board

Art Market on Broad Street
a source for page paper and mat board

Ben Franklin
a good source for decorative paper, thread

Internet Suppliers

The most comprehensive listing is at the Book Arts Web; includes suppliers, calligraphy, papermaking and decorated paper

A few books

The Art & Craft of Handmade Books: New Ideas and Innovative Techniques by Shereen LaPlantz

Cover To Cover: Creative Techniques For Making Beautiful Books, Journals & Albums by Shereen LaPlantz

The Essential Guide to Making Handmade Books by Gabrielle Fox

Non Adhesive Binding, Volume I:  Books without Paste or Glue by Keith Smith

created by allen b. chamberlain, december 2003