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Gold Finishing with Samuel Feinstein

This past weekend was the Lone Star Chapter’s Gold Finishing Workshop with Samuel Feinstein.  It was a whirlwind couple of days but everyone learned a lot.  Thanks again to Samuel for taking the time and for being an excellent instructor.  … Continue reading

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Lone Star Chapter Annual Meeting 2017

Thanks to everyone who helped make the Annual Meeting in Austin last weekend a success.  Special thanks to Austin Book Arts Center (atxbookarts.org) and Mary Baughman for hosting and helping to arrange several interesting activities, including letterpress printing of our … Continue reading

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chapter meeting coming up!

Please join us for the Lone Star Chapter of the Guild of Book Workers annual meeting, to be held Saturday April 22, 2017 at the Austin Book Arts Center, beginning at 2pm. ABAC is housed in the Flatbed Press building, as is the gallery … Continue reading

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LSC Valentine’s Day Print Exchange

The first ever Lone Star Chapter Valentine’s Day Print Exchange is almost here!  If you are one of the members who signed up for the exchange please make sure your prints are in the mail no later than Feb. 7th.  … Continue reading

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Field Trip – U.S. Bureau of Engraving and Printing

The U.S. Dept. of Treasury’s Bureau of Engraving and Printing has only two branches in the entire country, one in Washington DC and the other just north of Fort Worth, TX. (website)  This gives Texans in particular a unique opportunity … Continue reading

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Get to know scholarship recipient Kaoru Perry

The Lone Star Chapter of the Guild of Book Workers is pleased to introduce our Standards of Excellence scholarship recipient for 2016, Kaoru Perry.  Kaoru works at Cloverleaf Studios in Austin with Jace Graf and is a new member to … Continue reading

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Visuals For an 8-Pointed Star Lacing Pattern

by Tish Brewer A couple of years ago I taught a workshop on tacketed bindings that included templates for a lot of different lacing patterns. After teaching the pattern for an 8-pointed star, I thought it would be a nice … Continue reading

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