Below you will find a description of each Makerchest with links to guides and instruction sheets to download.
Makerchest: Paper #1–Bookbinding
- 16 mini bookbinding kits, each with: cutting mat, bone folder, awl, embroidery floss, needles and threader, beeswax, glue stick
- Detailed instruction sheets for 3 bookbinding projects (booklet from 1 sheet of paper, sewn pamphlet, hard-bound accordion book)
- Project samples
- Selection of papers, including: plain white paper for text blocks, colored card stock, origami paper, decorative papers
- Pre-cut binder’s board for hard-bound accordion book
- Stuff Stuff Box: a variety of embellishment materials (ephemera for collage, decorative tape, stickers, etc.), sponsored by Stuff Redux.
- Copies of: How To Make Books and Magic Books & Paper Toys, both by Esther K. Smith, for more project ideas, instructions, and inspiration
Coming soon: FIBER/TEXTILES and ELECTRONICS Makerchests…
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