Monthly Archives: July 2011

Sneak Peak: Chainmaille

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I just got my order from The Ring Lord and am ready to maille! 18g polished aluminum rings linked together by magic in the European 4-1 fashion. This one is getting pretty long…

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I also got some fun colors of anodized aluminum for some pizazz. What will be the end products? Stay tuned to find out!

-Stephan

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Ethiopian Book Binding

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As part of my Library Preservation course, we learned how to bind books in the traditional Ethiopian/Coptic style. Check out the slideshow below!

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The final product is only 2 inches wide by 3 inches high. The materials from this book came in a kit, but I’d like to experiment with making my own from scratch!

-Stephan