To learn an art requires instruction. To learn an art very well requires masterful instruction. The art of bookbinding is no exception. The art of bookbinding offers numerous possibilities; and with any art, each has its own beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels. In this VOLUME I of the Bookbinders Workshop Instructional Series, your instructor and host is Michael L. Chrisman, a world recognized master bookbinder and rare book conservator/restorer.
This DVD provides approximately 84 minutes of an overview of the basics to get started in the art of hand bookbinding
Originally released in 1997, this volume was the first fully dedicated bookbinding instructional video produced in the world.