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Bookmark Bookmarks 16 January 2006

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bookmarkpixel.JPGAnother week’s worth of bookmark related links that I’ve found, from January 10 through January 16.


Bookmarks In the News


Lauren at BiblioBuffet shows us two gorgeous bookmarks in her collection made using steel engraving and discusses the history and process of engraving – Link

Contest Winners:

Victoria Sherini won the Conflict Resolution Day Student Bookmark Art Contest sponsored by the Maryland Judiciary’s Mediation and Conflict Resolution OfficeLink


Wow, I’ve already signed up for this one – a swap of bookmarks that celebrate Darwin Day (Feb. 12), at Swap-botLink

Make Your Own Bookmark

Patterns for  bookmark snakes (a type of ribbon bookmark) made using bobbin laces, by Zlamushka - Link

Here’s a tutorial on making a rather unique bookmark design; a magnetic clip, ribbon bookmark, at M&J TrimmingLink

The design for this elastic strap bookmark is at the end of the long blog post, by Trisha – Link

Bookmarks For Sale

Some furry Pet Pal bookmarks, at iCraft.CA - Link

A bookmark from the movie Coraline (from the children’s novel by Neil Gaiman) at the ALA store – Link

Okay, I’m trying to decide whether this is very zen or some sort of ironic statement – check out the normal bookmarkLink

You can get a great set (50) of bronze book darts, at The Spoon SistersLink


Original art by MazerDesign, printed and laminated into a bookmark – Link

Some “Reading Mice” bookmarks, made from original art by The House Of MouseLink

Four more original watercolor bookmarks, by Elba at Mi JardinLink

On-Line Bookmark Collections

Coleccionista Chilena de Marcapáginas:

Olga has a contact for a free puzzle set of bookmarks, requiring only a self addressed stamped envelope – Link

There is a collector’s encounter scheduled for March 15 in Tarragona – Link


This post recognizes the 50th anniversary of Castro’s entry into Havana, and the bookmarks are shown as a slide show – Link

Flikr Images:

A promotional bookmark for Joyheart, by KnitSteel - Link

A felt bookmark, by Reyney - Link

A bookmark made from a collage of torn tissue paper, by As In A PictureLink

An interesting cat shaped bookmark, but make sure to read the author’s comments, by Murky - Link

Hand Made Bookmarks:

Jewelry artist Kristie has a new clip bookmark design made from copper, and she would like some feedback (I think it’s beautiful, but should have a longer chain) – Link

A lovely collage bookmark made with vintage images, by Nostalgic CollageLink

A nice stamped paper bookmark, by Kristin - Link


June Shin recently purchased this beautiful bookmark from the artist Sybil - Link

Last week I posted images of my tango themed Argentinian bookmarks – Link

Tags: Contests · Making Bookmarks · Swaps

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