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Re: [Marbling] Re: 1885 Book Marbling

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  • Dave Allen
    Hi Jan, That s actually a pretty good price. Dave ... -- Beddall Bookbinding Conservation & Restoration 840 Snowdrop Ave. Victoria BC V8Z 2N4 (250)888-9380
    Message 1 of 10 , Feb 1 10:20 AM
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      Hi Jan,
      That's actually a pretty good price.
      Dave
      jan wrote:
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      >
      > HI + Thanks so much Dave.
      > Enjoying this group, great to share info. I hope to put some pics up when I get a chance. Today I was working with Suminagashi inks on very fine tissue weight Mulberry paper.
      > Another world....I get transported!
      >
      > thanks also for the offer on carragheenan
      > costs me $55 AUD for 500g here
      > do you sell it cheaper?
      >
      > cheers
      > Jan
      >
      >
      > --- In Marbling@yahoogroups.com, Dave Allen <canadian_bookbinder@...> wrote:
      >
      >> Hi Jan,
      >> As Antonio wrote to you, Richard Norman's pdf is about as good as it
      >> gets. Don't worry about making the carrageenan from moss though.
      >> everyone uses the powdered stuff now days. I can sell you some if you
      >> can't find a local source.
      >> Dave
      >>
      >> jan wrote:
      >>
      >>> Hi Dave,
      >>> Thanks for the link. Its a fascinating technique on the cover, one I haven't seen before.
      >>> Can you tell me more about how the edges of the book are marbled or perhaps a good link on this?.
      >>>
      >>> Jan Marinos
      >>>
      >>> --- In Marbling@yahoogroups.com, Dave Allen <canadian_bookbinder@> wrote:
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>> Hi Del,
      >>>> Those covers are not marbling but an acid process known as tree calf.
      >>>> see http://cool.conservation-us.org/don/dt/dt3574.html
      >>>> Dave Allen
      >>>>
      >>>> northernlights2n wrote:
      >>>>
      >>>>
      >>>>> I just added a folder in our photo section of pics I took of a book published in 1885 called "In the Lena Delta". The folder is called 'Book Marbling'.
      >>>>> I borrowed it through inter-library loan from the University of Minnesota - it came wrapped with string because the covers were falling off.....
      >>>>> I uploaded high res. versions, figuring folk could then print it out if wished.
      >>>>> Here is a link:
      >>>>> http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Marbling/photos/album/1484978841/pic/list?order=ordinal
      >>>>> Del
      >>>>>
      >>>>>
      >>>> --
      >>>> Beddall Bookbinding Conservation & Restoration
      >>>> 840 Snowdrop Ave. Victoria BC V8Z 2N4
      >>>> (250)888-9380 http://www.Bookbinder.ca
      >>>>
      >>>>
      >> --
      >> Beddall Bookbinding Conservation & Restoration
      >> 840 Snowdrop Ave. Victoria BC V8Z 2N4
      >> (250)888-9380 http://www.Bookbinder.ca
      >>
      >>
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      Beddall Bookbinding Conservation & Restoration
      840 Snowdrop Ave. Victoria BC V8Z 2N4
      (250)888-9380 http://www.Bookbinder.ca
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