Eden Workshops A World
Resource For The World Of Book Binding.
Eden Workshops, a family business
run by an award winning couple with 30 years experience of
the arts & crafts, bring you the best in traditional
book binding methods and genuine offers on exclusive
equipment and materials.
We are an international enterprise, and
have dealings with companies and customers all over the
We now have the most
comprehensive range of DVD & CD bookbinding
tutorials available online. 17
DVD and CD titles.
Plus 11 FREE tutorials
for you in .pdf format plus some interesting
We bring you the very best equipment
from all over Europe. We are agents for Sumbel, Omni
Libris, Buchbinderie Muller & Bookbinding
NEW! Check out the solid cast
brass finishing tools by DK Tools &
Bindings. Band nippers, fillet wheels, multitool with over 30
interchangeable solid brass attachments, which include a set of
3 pallets, decorative heads and gouges.
Our mail box is
monitored from 8am - 11pm GMT. so you can be sure of
a prompt reply.
UK visitors please note. You only pay UK postage
rates for equipment, type and finishing tools
Special low shipping rates to the USA.
Book binding materials,
tools & equipment...
equipment. We have found a supplier of superb
quality traditionally made wooden equipment. This
equipment features larger diameter screws and threaded
cheeks, which give longer life to the press and enable
greater pressure to be achieved. Made of furniture grade solid beech this
bookbinding equipment will stand regular hard
Learn bookbinding at
home. We have found what we consider to be
the BEST INSTRUCTIONAL DVD'S AVAILABLE. Michael Chrismans
series is not to be missed, the titles by Nick Cowlishaw
serve to give a good grounding in all aspects of
forwarding and covering. The series by the Rochester
Institute provide insights into current binding methods,
as well as a DVD on traditional gold tooling. The CD by
Angela Sutton provides an inexpensive and thorough
introduction to the craft.
tools Not all finishing tools are
created equal. These tools are
Mr. Bernard C. Middleton MBE FSA. They have refinements
that make the job of finishing easier. Getting brass
blocks engraved has always been a costly business, but we
have found a first class engraver with low overheads, if
you are still reeling from a quote by a mainstream
engraver, give us a call, you may be pleasantly
surprised. Engraved Brass
very competitive prices.
leathers. We can supply grade 2 shrunk grain
Nigerian goatskin for only £8.50 per sq ft which is about
half the price of comperable skins from Talas or Hewit's.
We can also provide premium grade undyed sheepskin in
0.3mm, perfect for leather labels, and the leather of
choice for covering boxes. Also dyed through sheepskin
skiver with no surface finish, book quality, an ideal
book binding material for case bindings.
We offer a guiding hand
to those new to bookbinding or the related crafts. No
matter what stage you are at, we can answer your
questions and help you find your way forward. We may be
able to find a teacher near you, or help you to learn at
home. We can help you locate second hand equipment,
tools, binding materials, we give unbiased advice based
on 30 plus years experience. We ask only a nominal fee for this
papers. We give you the opportunity to
purchase high quality book papers in quantity at
wholesale prices. Machine made antique laid paper,
perfect for end papers only 15p a sheet, supplied in
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