Bookforms: A complete guide to designing and crafting hand-bound books


This book, organized by the Center for the Book Arts, takes you from novice to book-binder. It provides both illustrations and photos that walk you through the steps and processes to assembling a beautiful array of book structures. You will also learn how to use the various tools involved in bookbinding.

Features instruction by four leading book-makers: 

  • Celine Lombardi
  • Ana Paula Cordeiro
  • Sarah Smith
  • Elizabeth Sheehan


*Published by Quarto