Monday, February 28, 2011

six little practice books

Covers of paste paper experiments from ages ago, recycled paper from an old phone system manual from hubby's interconnect days and linen thread.

Open book, alternating bars, hound's tooth check, diamond x, + & rope using 1- 2- & 3-Section Sewings Non-Adhesive Binding Volume II by Keith A. Smith

Dimensions are 4½" x 5" x ½" (11.43m x 12.7cm x 1.27cm)

six little practice books

open book alternating bars

hound's tooth check diamond x

+ rope

One thing (among many others) I need to do is practice more so my stitches, piercings and measuring are uniform.

Book: Non-Adhesive Binding, Vol. 2: 1- 2- & 3-Section Sewings by Keith A. Smith

Thursday, February 17, 2011

two Robert E Howard books


two Robert E Howard books
Originally uploaded by sandySTC
My REH Foundation Press books arrived today. Yay! "Tales of Weird Menace" and "Steve Harrison's Casebook". I want to toss a "thanks" out to the REH Foundation, Project Pride and everyone else for these wonderful books.