The nice people at Biblio magazine gave me an award in March as part of their ongoing profiling of book-related resources on the Web. For me bookbinding was and still is a welcome antidote to the time I spend in front of a computer monitor. Their dragon, inspired by the Wyvern name, is also impossible to miss when the shop closes as it’s emblazoned on the shutters. Winstanley, who opened in Clerkenwell Close Workshops in and moved to the current location in , is used to high-profile clients. New bindings, box-making, foiling also available.
If you have any questions, you can contact the Friends of St Bride via email. We also have a collection of hand-made books made with leather and beautiful hand-marbled papers. Please check my website for examples of my work. They’re mostly young men and women “my kids as I call them,” says the owner as well one of Winstanley’s contemporaries, who’s putting the finishing touches to a plush leather volume for an Aston Martin owner. Mondays – Fridays 9. Bookbinders are keen to be added to our directory – but often fail to let us know when they move or close. In my years with them I have always been completely satisfied with the quality of their work and the pricing.
All work done by hand by time served craftsman.
You may contact us for a free estimate. Artists books and photograph albums. Any first point of contact is with Liz who clerkenweell the office. Secrets TV Sponsored content. Presentation and fine binding, albums and limited edition bindings.
Winstanley is obviously bookish himself: Winstanley becomes modest when it theais to these jobs, but he lets slip that he worked on a unique leather-bound edition of the blockbuster autobiography by Sir Alex Ferguson.
Paper, clothleather and vellum binding repairs are carried out to professional conservation standards. The museum has a collection of more than 90 working machines, including the Albion handpress on which the first edition clerkenwll Wellington’s The Evening Post was printed in Bookbinding courses and supplies.
Book repair and restoration. Paper conservation and repair work of manuscripts and maps undertaken.
You can find them at Biblio Online. Traditional hand bookbinding, restoration and repair of antiquarian books. As well as regular work with book cloth, I deal with fine leather bindings. The Friends of St Bride are raising awareness of the Printing Library’s unique role to ensure the Library’s survival and future growth. Designer binding and tuition in all aspects of bookbinding. Their dragon, inspired by the Wyvern name, is also impossible to miss when the shop closes as it’s emblazoned bnding the shutters.
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If you require a custom binding or repair, or simply any custom job, please contact us for a quotation. Based in the small seaside town of Hornsea in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England, Glenn Malkin is a successful and respected bookbinder and proprietor of Signature Bindings.
I repair Holy Bibles, and restore worn books. Victorian Bibles repaired and restored.
Wyvern Bindery | Bespoke bookbinding | Clerkenwell
If you have any questions, you can contact the Friends of St Bride via email. Bespoke bookshops Wyvern Bindery. Please help us keep this resource relevant by notifying us of any changes. A significant part of Glenn’s work is design binding; specifically, specialist, artistic bindings for competitions and private collections.
Please contact the Library via email of your intention to visit as space in the Reading Room is limited. Of course, his bespoke bindery is now “much more expensive and much more exclusive” compared to 19th century Clerkenwell, where bookbinders and the Farringdon Road thwsis see The Post, issue 16 were as familiar as coffee shops today.
The press has also recently recommissioned a Monotype Supercaster dating from — only one of two in New Zealand that are still operational.
Conservation of paper including washing, deacidification, stain reduction and repair. Book repair and recovery. Artists books and Thesis binding.
About Contact Advertise Back Issues. In April LibrarySpot. In my years with them I have always been completely satisfied with the quality of their work and the pricing. Bookbinders are keen to be added to our directory – but often fail to let us know binfing they move or close.