New books (fine or designer bindings), boxes, artist portfolios, preservation boxes or cases are also custom made to customers specifications and this can include hot foil stamping / gold embossing , debossing or artwork. Artists books which can encompass the use of leather, cloth, wood, metal, all types of paper, printmaking and marbling. Commissions are welcome.

Lorraine Brown is a bookbinder on the Gold Coast, in the Scenic Rim specialising in leather, book, repairs, embossing, book restoration and bookbinding.

Photo Gallery Menu
  Restorations / Repairs  
     
  New items  
  Insert photos New Works with the caption under each photo.  
 

The following photographs are examples of new bound items

 

2 examples of magazines made into books

a book of 21 hand made envelopes using Italian papers for a new born baby thru to the 21 st birthday

Full bound green kangaroo leather on 5 raised bands journal

Commission from The Red Room Company – Cabinet of Lost and Found for the Sydney Writers Festival 2006

Fine binding in maroon emu leather for exhibition Double Bush Binding – 2 photos

Example of diary in full mixed leathers

Full emu with 3 types of fish leather

Examples of titling on cloth and leather

Full kangaroo leather on 5 raised bands

Full red kangaroo leather with mixed inlay and onlays

Example of non pareil marbled endpapers

Qld walnut coverings with green oasis goat leather spine

 
  Boxes / Portfolios / Presentation Cases  
  Insert photos from Boxes except St Geo Church and RB-DM  

 

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