Tag: book-binding

  • A renegade publication: how to bind & trim a fantastic beast.

    For my birthday, my mother-in-law surprises me with a really great gift. She gives me a book binding machine. This isn’t a fancy machine. It’s basically a glorified (low-heat) cooking griddle, with “flanges” that squeeze a stack of papers upright, on its back so to speak. Then the flat surface melts a strip of glue…