Little Syam Book Binding Workshop 12&13 February 2011
WHERE: H.Lin Ho Studio (photography studio which located at 3rd floor, at the left side of the Pejabat Pos Malaysia Desa Pandan. Full address: 34-2 Jalan 4/76C, Desa Pandan, 55100 Kuala Lumpur.
I still have more seat..so quickly enroll if any of you interested. I expecting about 10 students from different background will participate this time around. Excited as usual.....
I will take a long break after this workshop..( I am not so sure when my next one). I have decided to take a break and focus in creating a new products and check out on possibilities of other business prospect.
I received quite lots of enquires asking me the different between Kettle and Coptic Stitch Binding. Many participants wanted to learn the best stitch, but for me both have special character of its own. It was like comparing 2 different skill. Here I would like to share some infos and pictures with all of you. I hope you will find some fact useful as your guide: KETTLE STITCH BINDING Kettle Stitch Binding Kettle stitch's roots lie in Medieval times. According to Dictionary.com, the kettle stitch is "(in hand sewing) a knot tied in the thread that links one section to the next." Kettle stitching looks like a series of knots joined together in a row. It required section/signature means a combination 3-5 sheets of paper being fold in order to create one section. The name itself are referring to the stitch that links one section/signature to the next (head & tail) and start at beginning of 3rd signature, continuously till the end. The term may be adaption of
Despite of having problem with sewing machine I managed to deliver this very special book of Paul & Sam "Our Adventure Book". I hope they will happy with the outcome. Travel far far away to California, to be used as a wedding guest book and will be loaded up with pictures, love and happy stories.