Monica Holtsclaw's Profile

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My name is Monica, and I am the owner of Boombox Bindery. I am located in the San Francisco Bay Area where I specialize in hand bookbinding, and boxmaking. This means that I make things by hand & from scratch, but I am also trained in book repair, which is wonderfully satisfying! There's nothing like returning a well loved book to working order.

I love working with my hands and have found bookbinding to offer the perfect balance of my favorite tactile things. I get to work with paper, cloth, leather, board, thread & needle, gold leaf, graphite, the list goes on and on!

I received my training from North Bennet Street School in Boston, MA. "An Education in Craftsmanship" is their tagline, and it's absolutely true. As if bookbinding wasn't enough, they offer many more programs for…

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  • Born on April 11
  • Joined January 25, 2009

Favorite materials

paper, cloth, thread, vintage transfers, leather, board, ink, paint

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About

Hello!

My name is Monica, and I am the owner of Boombox Bindery. I am located in the San Francisco Bay Area where I specialize in hand bookbinding, and boxmaking. This means that I make things by hand & from scratch, but I am also trained in book repair, which is wonderfully satisfying! There's nothing like returning a well loved book to working order.

I love working with my hands and have found bookbinding to offer the perfect balance of my favorite tactile things. I get to work with paper, cloth, leather, board, thread & needle, gold leaf, graphite, the list goes on and on!

I received my training from North Bennet Street School in Boston, MA. "An Education in Craftsmanship" is their tagline, and it's absolutely true. As if bookbinding wasn't enough, they offer many more programs for traditional trades. Head over to http://nbss.org for more information.

Thanks for visiting the online shop of Boombox Bindery. If you're interested in learning a bit more about me and the work that I do, please visit my website. www.BoomboxBindery.com

Bookbinding Etsy Street Team:www.BookbindingTeam.com

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