Our "Food for Thought" pages contain information you won't
likely find elsewhere on the Web. We have a couple of new additions - excerpts
from Caber Press books - that we're sure you'll find informative. We'll
be adding new pages (time permitting) on a fairly regular basis.
Art-on-Paper is an indepth discussion the guidelines
for framing art-on-paper.
Hog Bristle Needles is an illustrated guide to threading
a Hog Bristle needle, such as those that were used in stitching medieval
Oak Boards explains the tools and methods used to
select and refine oak boards used for book covers.
Looking for an modern-day equivalent to an old chemical compound? Check
out our Glossary of Obsolete Chemical Terms from the
Caber Press book Manuscript Inks.
Gold Tooling, an excerpt from our book Book-Binding
for Bibliophiles, explains basic techniques used almost a century ago.