Peg and Awl
Peg & Awl Anselm Bookbinding Kit (2 sizes)
€24.79 ExVAT price is for export outside EU and does not include import taxes.
The very first do-it-yourself Peg and Awl product! In the spirit of handmade wares and near-forgotten craft, this bookbinding kit not only offers a journal to fill with words and scribblings, but also teaches the art of hand-bound bookbinding.
Understanding the sewing process of bookbinding is the first step in making a sound book.
VIDEO: The Anselm Bookbinding Kit Process
- 1 length of thread
- 1 bookbinder’s needle
- 2 linen tapes
- 1 instruction booklet
- 1 sheet of illustrated steps
- Hand-torn, line-free Strathmore drawing paper
- No. of signatures depend on book size (Please see details)
Glue is not included. Wheat paste is easily created by combining one part flour to four parts of hot water. Bleached flour works best.
4″ Anselm Kit:
Inches: 4.5″ tall by 3″ wide
Metric: 11.4 cm by 8.9 cm
6″ Anselm Kit:
Inches: 6″ tall by 4.5″ wide
Metric: 15.2 cm tall by 11.4 cm wide
INCL.VAT price includes 21% VAT for orders shipping to the European Union.