"Once Upon a Time" - Large leather journal with brass corners and hinges, Antiqued brown leather
This book is made of brown leather, hand dyed goatskin with an enhanced antique look. The marks this piece of leather has are giving character to the book and create an authentic art piece reminding of a medieval tome.
The design features two pairs of brass metal hinges and decorative corners to match. A decorative line made of small circles has been tooled into the leather around the edges. The spine was designed to resemble that of an old book. The raised bands were obtained with strips of leather underneath the one that covers it. It is decorated with leather paints.
The book measures 10.2 x 7.3 inches (26 x 18.5 cm). It is filled with Fabriano artist paper and has 104 pages (208 sides). The paper is beige, slightly textured, hand torn and thick - 200 g/m² (for comparison, photocopy paper has 90 g/m²). It is acid free perfect for writing and sketching in any media, even watercolor.
This journal is an art object. You can use it as a family book or as a journal, either way, you will love it once you’ll meet it.