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Introduction about making handmade books
INTRODUCTION ABOUT BASIC TOOLS TO MAKE HANDMADE BOOKS
Today I'd like to share with you some basic tips if you're interested in making handmade books. I've learned how to do that a few terms ago, at the university. As an art restoring adept I've been through the old, traditional ways of making books and added some modern touches to simplify that. I'm going non-professional so far, without expensive equipment, so if you'd like to give books a try you don't have to invest that much
The first and obvious thing that's needed for our book is paper. At that stage you have to decide what kind of book you'd like to make - you need lined or squared paper for notebooks, journals, cookbooks and basically everything that's meant to write in. Sketchbooks and scrapbooks require nice smooth plain paper and photo albums work best with thick and durable paper. Of course those are basics, you can use decorated paper or one suitable for
DA Tips for the Crafty Professional
Art in the Professions
DeviantArt is a community full of artists of every sort. Though digital and traditional art may be the most frequent things to pop up as you browse, crafty creatives have also carved a niche here to connect with other crafters, improve their skills, and drive personal business. In a time where social networking can make or break a small business venture, DA is an awesome place to start establishing yourself as a crafting professional while still enjoying the site like you usually would!
This article will go over some helpful tips and tricks for getting the most out of DA as a professional crafter. Whether you've already been crafting professionally for years and just now getting a DA to help promote yourself, or you're a hobbyist crafter looking to turn your passion into a profession, hopefully this article can give you some insight and get you going on the right track!
Tip #1: Optimize Your Profile & Deviations
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