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Book Arts:
Selected Websites

Briar Press
A community of printers and artists dedicated to the preservation of letterpress.

Book Arts Web
A wonderfully informative website. Includes the free downloadable e-journal for the bookbinder and book artist, The Bonefolder.

Center for Book Arts
In New York City. Offers workshops and much more.

Eden Workshops: A Bookbinders Resource
Out of England, now based in France. Heaps of free information, excellent bookbinding tools, marbled papers, and more-- plus offers mentoring at a very reasonable price. Free and very informative monthly newsletter.

El Ombligo del Libro: Encaudernación Artesanal y Restauro
Excellent website and blog by master binder in Mexico City. See also his blog, Hispanoamérica. Artes del Libro.

Etsy.com has several shops which offer marbled papers, among them:

A lovely selection of handmade marbled papers. Ships from Nova Scotia, Canada.
Handmade and signed by painter Heidi Reichenbach Finley in Indiana, USA.

Flying Fish Press
Publisher of limited edition artists' books by Julie Chen.

Los libros de Leonardo
From Jalapa, beautiful hand-made books. Leonardo Cruz-Parcero also teaches a book binding workshop in Mexico City.

The Grabhorn Institute
Based in San Francisco, a nonprofit foundation to "preserve and perpetuate the use of one of the last integrated typefoundry, letterpress printing, and bookbinding facilities and to guide it into the future." Owner of Arion Press which makes limited edition books with original art.

Midnight Paper Sales
Gaylord Shanilec, master printer and wood engraver. Books, prints, and broadsides.

Minnesota Center for Book Arts
Based in Minneapolis. A fantastic resource.

Ouroboros Press
Specializing in esoterica.

Pyramid Atlantic
In Silver Spring, Maryland (just outside Washington DC). They offer workshops and also host an annual book arts fair.

San Francisco Center for the Book
Many workshops, and they sell out quickly!

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