Good To Know: How are books made?

Discover the creative process of creating a hand-printed and hand-bound book

Thanks to the advancement of the printing press in the 15th century, books have become readily accessible. But have you ever wondered how books are made? Personally, I’ve always been fascinated with antique books and repairs. This short video by the V&A demonstrates the creative process behind making a book, including printing, pressing and binding! 

Header Image Credit: Hannes Wolf


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