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Blue:  A Bookbinding Adventure

Presented at InSEA world congress, Vancouver, BC on July 11, 2019.

 

PDF of powerpoint:  Blue.pdf

 

Videos in PDF can be played here:

 

First video - how to make an accordion book:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YfJlHED-WUY 

 

Second video - Cyanotype printing and developing:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XemD_l3wPyU&t=2s 

 

Shopping list:

 

For Bookbinding:

Bookbinding board -- chipboard 22 x 28 30 ply   $1.83 ea

Bookcloth - Blick - sold in larger rolls- $7.59

Canson Mi-Teintes paper 19 x 25" - $2.63 ea

Decorative cover papers - 9 x 12 pack - $9.89 pk 

Gelly Roll pen - white - $1.49

 

how to make your own bookcloth:

https://youtu.be/qBUJtRNUGOA

 

 

For Cyanotypes

Potassium Ferricyanide - 10 grams - Freestyle Photo -- $4.99
Ferric Ammonium - 100 grams - Freestyle Photo -- $12.99

Amazon cyanotype kit with everything included - $10.26

Transparencies for making negatives - Amazon.com - box of 50  $10.91

 

Website with cyanotype information (recipes, details on preparing cyanotypes):
http://www.alternativephotography.com/cyanotype-classic-process/

 

Some of my other websites:

 

art407.weebly.com (for Materials and Methods for K-12, lots of links and shopping lists, along with student examples and critique games)

 

art305.weebly.com (for Art & Technology, with curriculum and ideas for teaching pre-service technology)

 

 

DRAFT: This module has unpublished changes.