I bought a large box of Crush Singles to go and knew it was going to become a book. I ran across my minion valentines who volunteered to feature in my book. A few weeks ago I tea dyed a few pieces of a paper roll I found at Hobby Lobby (The paperie shoppe Black and White map.) The book is nice and chunky. I used the Kathy Orta King binding system. I really argued with myself over sewn in signatures with tea dyed paper but finally just went with my regular binding. I used a 2.
I caught a video of Nik the Booksmiths on Suminagashi – The Ancient Art of Japanese Marbling. I had everything laying around but in very cheap versions so I did it real quick before I forgot I wanted to try it. I set up a white plastic table on the back porch and got out my broiling pan and started. I was caught from the beginning. I felt the need to use some of the paper right away and so this little book came about. This is also my first book using sewn in signatures. I nor