Above you see a journal I made in 2009. It was one of the first I made in a coptic stitch. When I made it I had not heard yet about 2-needle bindings, and thus this one here has a simple 1-needle stitch. But on the other had I added a fly leaf. – Before
Just showing that I am now working towards finishing the scroll… I’ll probably post a pic of the day on Facebook and then write a wrap-up later here (maybe). So if you want to follow the further making of step by step, please have a look at https://www.facebook.com/buechertiger.
So here it goes. I cut two dowels into shape and attached the first of 12 pieces. You can see it is already quite thick. And it does have some spring to it, but when it has been held in shape for a while, it should settle and not spring open that much. Actually this