The South Perth Art and Craft Exhibition was held on Sunday 18th November 2012 at McDougall House in Como, Western Australia.
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An introduction to paring leather and the English paring knife
We are slowly getting more and more entries for the Royal Show competition each year.
A member was asked to put a hard cover on this recent purchase of a heavy paperback, approximately 50mm thick. The result is shown in the left hand book in the picture here.
The Guild will be starting a new set of courses after the August 2012 meeting.
The Craft Bookbinders Guild, together with a number of other clubs, are combining in an Alliance in order to find a new home.
In bookbinding, glue can sometimes mean paste but paste is never glue.
The March meeting discussion and demonstration was on the use of gold blocking machines to provide the finishing touches to a book.
Here is another tip on binding from the UK, thanks to Brian.
As with many crafts, it is the little things that make the difference. There are often aspects of a craft that the beginner overlooks that the professional does out of habit.