Bookbinding Kit - Complete Cased in hard cover bookbinding kit with tools, supplies and instruction book

Sold by cleverhands
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$36.00
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Preparation takes 3-5 business days
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Made in San Francisco, California

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Learn to bind your own book!

This complete bookbinding kit has the tools, supplies and instructions to make one cased in hard bound journal. This kit will teach you to make an A6 (4"x6") classic hard cover book with 140 pages.

The comprehensive tools and instructions make this kit the perfect gift - a gift that keeps on giving. Use the kit and included supplies to make your first book, then you'll have the tools and skills to make more. The instructions include links to bookbinding suppliers, or you can order a refill for the kit from cleverhands.net!

Included in the Kit:

Comprehensive bookbinding instructions
Genuine bone folder
Awl
Bookbinding needle
2 binder clips
1" foam brush
1.5 oz. PVA bookbinding glue*
3 yds waxed linen bookbinding thread
3 Twill tapes
Mull fabric
2 book boards cut to size
2 endpapers
book cloth
Paper punching guide
Paper spine spacing guide
Spine board
36 pcs. signature paper


From the pull down menu above please choose --

Book cloth color:
- red
- green
- blue
- black

Endpaper design:
- Red topographical map
- Green topographical map
- Black & white waves
- Medallion
- Black+white contour
- Metallic marbled

(see examples in the last product image)

A note about PVA glue:
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PVA glue is sensitive to temperature. If it is stored below freezing it will loose its adhesion. The texture of the glue should resemble Elmer's glue. If it has thickened to a paste like consistency or become clumpy or sandy it may have been exposed to low temperatures for too long. If you have concerns about freezing temperatures please contact me via convo.
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Questions? Send me a convo!



    Reviews
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    (21)
    Jun 22, 2018 by Kristin Davis
    Haven’t used my kit yet but it is beautifully packaged and looks very professional
    Jun 8, 2018 by Amanda Salvato
    Apr 22, 2018 by Emilie Mekeel
    Apr 14, 2018 by zuppafrancesca
    Love this kit. Instructions were clear, materials top notch and the packaging was nice. 10/10
    Mar 25, 2018 by Summer North

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