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Practical origami: Or, making books with naught but paper

In August of last year, I took a continuing education workshop at Simmons College titled “Practical Origami.” Taught by the amazing and delightful Bill Hanscom (if you ever have the chance to work with him, do it!), the workshop focused on basic book, box, and envelope structures that can be made solely out of paper—that […]

My first binding

I’ve been dragging my feet with this for a while, but I finally bound my first book on August 13. The main delay (aside from time spent at work and in my summer class) was actually in choosing the paper. I didn’t want to just buy a ream of printer paper, but a lot of […]