The spine for this interesting and colourful binding, by Susan Durrant, has been covered in blue and the boards in a canvas-like red bookcloth, into which several openings have been cut for the shells and a metal ship’s wheel. A...
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Ian Laughton needed his book back last month so it is sadly no longer appearing in the exhibition. However, local binder Linda Chawner came up with yet another original way of binding a copy, and this now joins the others...
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The textural look of this striking binding by Lee Rolph, has been achieved by the use of inlaid fish-skins in the colours to be found along a shoreline. The edges of the book have been painted in similar rich colours....
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Yesterday we took the exhibition down from the Cathedral library. Gudrun was delighted with the response from the public and in one week they had 120 people visit specially to see it. There normal visitor rate is about 100 a...
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There are only  six more weeks now until the exhibition will be taken down for the last rtime and the books returned to their binders. Here are two more of the bindings Jane Price This elegant and deceptively simple flatbacked...
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The exhibition generated a great deal of interest in Jarrolds Book Department and ten copies of the catalogue were sold. Yesterday we moved the books to their penultimate venue in the Norwich Cathedral Library. The library is a fine series...
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We are over halfway through the venues for the exhibition now and on Monday last week we set up the exhibition in the wonderful Book Department in Jarrolds store in Norwich where it will remain until the end of the...
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The exhibition is now moving round Norwich until the end of August. It has been at the Anteros Arts Foundation for the past two weeks and on Saturday 6th July we will deliver the glass cases to Jarrolds Department Store...
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The exhibition is now temporarily at my home as the glass display cases are needed for the Norfolk Contemporary Crafts Society’s Summer Exhibition at Creake Abbey, near Burnham Market in North Norfolk, which opens on 18th June for one week....
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I am delighted to have received sponsorship for the exhibition from the Education and Training Committee of the Society of Bookbinders. Unfortunately it came too late to be mentioned on the printed flyers and catalogue but I would like to...
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