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Re: book structure



Hi Vivian & Laura, that should have read red silk embroidery thread. I
sewed the sections onto the cover with a decorative longstitch &
kettlestitch variation. I love the idea of the maps too.

Nikki

Purple Sky wrote:
>
> Hi Vivian & Nicholette:  I used the same directions from Tabellae Ansata to
> make some books.  I used large pages from an old atlas (maps on both sides
> of the pages) and sewed pages inside.  I also placed various things in the
> pockets and collaged a bit on the outside covers.  They worked out very
> well.  I am also interested to know how the red silk was used.  It sounds
> interesting.
> Laura Tompkins
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Vivian Montre <vmontre@NETSHEL.NET>
> To: BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU <BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU>
> Date: Wednesday, July 28, 1999 8:18 PM
> Subject: Re: book structure
>
> >Hi Nicholette,
> >I made 60 of these fold books for mailing items to people in a project that
> >I ran in February.  Will you please explain how you used the silk - that
> >sounds very pretty.  Thanks,
> >Vivian


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