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Kit – Japanese Bookbinding



Kit – Japanese Bookbinding

Kit – Japanese Bookbinding. Get your decorative bookbinding career off to a great start with this Japanese Binding Kit.

Japanese Binding is a great introduction to decorative binding and allows you to compile separate sheets of paper into one bound volume. Perfect for your favourite recipes, hand written poems, or sketches.

You can learn more about the history of this lovely technique here.

You will find everything you need to make 2x A5 books in the kit.

The kit includes:

  • Paper: 100% recycled, 150gsm paper. 40x A5 sheets
  • Greyboard: 4x A5 sheets
  • Decorative paper: 4 sheets cut to size (patterns may vary)
  • End sheets: 4x A5 sheets
  • Waxed thread x3m
  • Awl
  • Bone folder
  • Swann-Morton scalpel inc. 5 blades
  • Straight bookbinding needles x2
  • 125ml pot of glue
  • Double ended glue spreader
  • Instructions

More Bookbinding Equipment can be found here

Items are shipped within 1–2 business days after payment has been received.

About The Smallprint Co.

Hannah and Chris have brought their passion for print to the high street with their boutique studio close to the centre of Derby and its famous Cathedral Quarter. The team prints letterpress commissions for private clients and small businesses, facilitates workshops on and off site and produces a range of popular greetings cards for retail. A gallery is situated to the front of the studio which shows work by printmakers and workshop attendees alike. They welcome volunteers to the studio to help with cataloguing their expanding collection of type too, so get in touch if you fancy getting your hands inky!


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