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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:
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>> Please remember this Wednesday is Gathering.  A&S will be on the 28th.
>> Natalya will be teaching part one of bookbinding.
>> Gyđa
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