Title Binding design and paper conservation of antique books, albums and documents
Project Number 2012-1-BG1-LEO05-06920
Product Artistic bookbinding
Title Artistic bookbinding
Product Type modules
Description Artistic Bookbinding is a vast area of several disciplines in bookbinding. Many major qualities are needed to become an artistic bookbinder: extensive knowledge on bookbinding, the history of bookbinding, art and art history, craftmanship and esthetic abilities.
•unemployed workers from former large bookbinding workshops or printing factories;
•unemployed individuals willing to develop their entrepreneurship and professional skills in the area;
•young artists who are willing to develop artistic bookbindings;
•vocational trainers in the binding ateliers or team leaders in the restoration sections in libraries/archives.
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