Metro DC Resources
Book Arts is the culmination of the collective efforts of gifted American and Florentine bookbinders, conservators, book artists, letterpress printers and leather craftsmen. Inspired by the classic Florentine atelier and a 100 year old legacy, Book Arts coalesces a life-time of experience to make available timeless products, and uncompromising services employing the arts of fine binding.
Distinctive Bookbinding has been a source for fine quality bookbinding and leather goods for over thirty years. We create and design exquisite hand-bound books and leather products to enhance your presentations or accentuate your life. Our products are created in the United States, using expertise and skills acquired from the tradition of Italian leatherwork. Our craftsmen are dedicated to providing excellent workmanship and emphasize attention to detail.
Located in Silver Spring Maryland.
Located just outside Washington, DC in Silver Spring, Maryland, Quarto Conservation of Books & Paper, Inc. provides conservation treatment and preservation solutions for works of art on paper, books, manuscripts, documents, vellum, maps, ephemera, philatelic and non-western artifacts. Other services include needs assessment surveys, prioritization surveys, exhibition support, storage solutions and protective enclosures.
It's easier than you think. Anyone with a creative spirit can learn to make an impressive book. In this 90-minute DVD, Frankie Ridolfi reveals a simple, step-by-step process for creating elegant journals with common tools and affordable materials. From your very first book you'll add classic features rarely seen today. Make unique gifts or give the Video Workshop to artists in your life!
With our web site we concentrate on bringing binders around the world extraordinary offers on equipment and materials, as well as unusual and interesting content.
The Society of Bookbinders is dedicated to traditional bookbinding and to the preservation and conservation of the printed and written word.