Little Book of Book Making: Timeless Techniques and Fresh by Charlotte Rivers

By Charlotte Rivers

Making books through hand hasn't ever been cooler, with this inspiring consultant to 30 best bookmakers operating this day, plus 21 tutorials for crucial suggestions to make your individual books.

Crafters, artists, writers, and ebook fans can't withstand a fantastically handbound publication. jam-packed with splendidly eclectic examples, this booklet explores the fascinating artistic probabilities of bookmaking as a latest artwork shape, together with a variety of bindings, fabrics, and elaborations. Featured concepts comprise every thing from Coptic to concertina binding, in addition to experimental web page remedies resembling sumi-e ink marbling and wheat paste. as well as web page after web page of concept from top modern binderies, Little booklet of Bookmaking incorporates a useful element of 21 easy-to-follow illustrated tutorials.

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Mark reference points on the wall and floor through the mounting holes found on the back of the sink and the bottom of the pedestal. 4 Attach the faucet, then set the sink on the pedestal. Align the holes in the back of the sink with the pilot holes drilled in the wall, then drive lag screws and washers into the wall brace using a ratchet wrench. Do not overtighten the screws. 5 Hook up the drain and supply fittings. Caulk between the back of the sink and the wall when installation is finished.

Tip ▸ 3 Cut down through nut with hacksaw Remove the nuts that hold the bowl to the floor. First, pry off the bolt covers with a screwdriver. Use a socket wrench, locking pliers, or your channel-type pliers to loosen the nuts on the tank bolts. Apply penetrating oil and let it sit if the nuts are stuck, then take them off. As a last resort, cut the bolts off with a hacksaw by first cutting down through one side of the nut. Tilt the toilet bowl over and remove it. 48 ■ HERE’S HOW: PLUMBING Removing an old wax ring is one of the more disgusting jobs you’ll encounter in the plumbing universe (the one you see here is actually in relatively good condition).

Set the basin and pedestal in position and brace it with 2 × 4s. Outline the top of the basin on the wall, and mark the base of the pedestal on the floor. Mark reference points on the wall and floor through the mounting holes found on the back of the sink and the bottom of the pedestal. 4 Attach the faucet, then set the sink on the pedestal. Align the holes in the back of the sink with the pilot holes drilled in the wall, then drive lag screws and washers into the wall brace using a ratchet wrench.

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