The Jongbloed Hinge, Omega Goatskin Variations, and A Tote-To-Church Bible

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

It’s time to answer more reader questions. Two of them hinge on binding (if you’ll pardon the pun) while the third centers on compact Bibles. There’s also a…

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The Effect of Reader-Friendly Design Choices

Monday, February 23, 2015

“I’ve read what you said about Bibles being designed like dictionaries,” writes Bradford Taliaferro. “Now that I have this Bible — I get it! Reading the Bible doesn’t…

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Compact Hardcovers, Confessions, and the Curious Practice of Embossing Names on Bible Covers

Monday, February 16, 2015

It’s time to answer more questions from readers. Some of these go way back, others are recent. If you have questions, do get in touch and I will…

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Leatherbound Church Fathers, the Allan Ruby, and Standing Desks

Monday, February 9, 2015

Boy, do I get questions. My inbox is flooded, and it’s impossible to stay on top of everything. One of my resolutions for the year is to do…

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Creating a Custom Journal

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Q. I would like to know if you would be able to recommend a bindery for a custom journal. After years of trying others journals, I decided to…

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Transcribing the Entire Bible: Pen and Paper Recommendations

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Q. I am preparing to transcribe the entire Bible (probably the ESV). I am planning this to be a 10 year project, with a goal of binding it into…

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So You Want to Publish a Bible?

Thursday, April 17, 2014

A reader named Adam posed this question recently: “I am looking at publishing an edition of the Bible that will likely be 3,000+ pages. Do you know of…

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Adjusting to Single Column, Paragraphed Text Settings

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Nathan writes: Q. I have always used a double column, verse-by-verse format. However, I am strongly considering the Clarion. What are your thoughts about the format for studying?…

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Can a Glued Binding Be Turned Into a Sewn Binding?

Friday, November 22, 2013

This week a reader e-mailed me to ask whether his Bible, which is only published in a glued volume, could be be turned into a sewn binding. His…

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Marking Up Your Bible

Saturday, July 30, 2011

Q. Bill asks: "I recently found your site helpful when purchasing my new goatskin leather NKJV copy of the Word. I was wondering if you had any advice…

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