Tag Archives: Tutorial

Bookbinding Tutorial Roundup

9 Mar

 

Since I’ve been posting primarily bookbinding stuff, I thought I’d go ahead and do a small tutorial roundup. Enjoy!

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Bookbinding Tutorials: Punching Cradle and Jigs

4 Mar

In my bookbinding supply guide post, I promised that I would post tutorials on how to make your own punching cradle and jigs. I’m surprised that I didn’t find any similar ones from a simple google search. Most of the tutorials for punching cradles involved wood, which is obviously more durable than cardboard, but more time consuming and expensive. As a college student, I’m all about doing things on the cheap. My bookbinding professor has the same mindset and taught me how to make them quickly and dirt-cheap.

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