I have chip board! I do have a box of random size paper, not sure of the sizes, that I can bring. I can check with my boss to see if there is excess paper. Gyđa On Jan 5, 2015 6:06 PM, "Anita Mohlman" <[log in to unmask]> wrote: > For those who want to learn bookbinding--I will provide paper for the > books (thanks, Gyda!) but there are some things you will need. > paper scissors to cut the pages and maybe the chipboard for the covers > ruler > pencil > a folder for the quires--traditionally bone, I have a piece of hard > plastic--you could use the back of a comb--it just needs to be hard and > smooth to make sharp creases in the paper. > a heavy-duty needle--one sharp (for making holes) > a tapestry needle--something fairly large, but dull; so you don't bleed on > the pages when you poke yourself (and you will) > white button hole thread > 2 cover boards--I have some chipboard but not enough; a heavy, > non-corrugated cardboard would work or layered thinner chipboard; or if you > want, wood boards cut to size and up to 1/4 inch think > beeswax for the thread ( this can be shared--I have some) > exacto knife or utility knife to trim the pages > clamps--c-clamps or big clips to hold the pages together for trimming. > We will need fabric or leather to cover the boards by the Feb > meeting--when I find out how many of you there are, we can talk about what > to cover the books with. > > The first night, we will try to get the paper cut and prepared for sewing > and prepare the covers. > The second night (in February) we will trim the pages, sew together the > quires, attach the cover boards and cover the books. > You will have to take them home to press them flat while they dry. > Natalya > > On Mon, Jan 5, 2015 at 10:56 AM, Gyda Glora <[log in to unmask]> wrote: > >> Please remember this Wednesday is Gathering. A&S will be on the 28th. >> Natalya will be teaching part one of bookbinding. >> Gyđa >> -- Manage your subscription at http://listserv.unl.edu. listserv.unl.edu >> lists do not accept incoming email from Yahoo.com, AOL.com or Dropbox.com >> due to thier DMARC policies. > > > -- Manage your subscription at http://listserv.unl.edu. listserv.unl.edu lists do not accept incoming email from Yahoo.com, AOL.com or Dropbox.com due to thier DMARC policies.