Acrylic Inks on Museum Board for a book cover by Alisa Golden

I wanted my covers to match the colors of the painted paper inside the book, but I knew I didn't have corresponding a.

how to turn fabric into book cloth by Jackie @ TJ Bookarts

Updated regularly, the site offers free tutorials as well as information pages on various aspects of bookbinding and the bookarts.

gesso and alcohol inks art tutorial. Very interesting technique.

Always open for new ideas with alcohol inks and this one looks good! -- Gesso and alcohol inks art tutorial. Very interesting technique.


Limited Edition Handmade Pop-Up Butterfly Book by CKillustration

Here’s another method of binding your book with an open spine…a chain stitch or also called coptic stitch binding. This is a great method for when you have book covers that are individual boards instead of completely wrapped around the entire journal. You are basically binding all the signatures and covers together with a connected …

Chain/coptic stitch bookbinding tutorial This tutorial is really awesome and has lots of pictures

Holy crap. I love this. So much. I could probably imitate this pretty easily; collage some book paper to the cover of a notebook, distress with some distress ink and go over bits of it with gesso or white paint.

Book cover idea: Collage some book paper to the cover of a notebook, distress with some ink smudges, then coat bits of it with white paint

look at the buttons.... hmmmm....

My Handbound Books (not actually mine, of course, it's all Rhonda Miller's beautiful creations)

Homemade spray inks.... Mel Stampz...  She has done all research, you reap the benefits, check it out. Multiple links to what you can find out there

Make spray mists. Many links to many recipes, don't spray Ranger Alcohol Ink Blender solution though!

Vintage zapisník A6

Vintage zapisník A6 / ardeas - - Handmade Papiernictvo

Make a new journal with an old book cover, really nice instructable!

Old Book= New Sketchbook!!

tutorial - journals from discarded books - another use for the multitude of discarded library books

BalzerEmbossedMetalNotebook. Uses adhesive backed foil sheets.  And some other things.  The list is on the site.

Embossed Metal Notebooks project with Ranger Inkssentials Foil Tape Sheets - Balzer Designs