Plickity Plunk Press Contact Information:
Toll Free: 877-675-5374
Hours: Mon-Sat: 10am-4pm PST
What is Plickity Plunk Press all about?
is a publishing design studio established
1989 in Newport Beach/Corona
del Mar, CA with a select number of clients and creative propertiesoffering
several perspectives on design and bookbinding through kits and
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How soon do you ship and by which carriers?
current shipping options, please visit the Order Desk.
products are usually shipped by Fedex Ground/Home Delivery or USPS
Priority Mail within 2-business days from receipt of order.
are notified by email with tracking information as soon as the package
has been shipped.
shipping arrangements can be made by calling PP-Press at:
Toll Free: 877-675-5374
THE LIMITED EDITION BOOK
Are Plickity Plunk Press products made in the USA?
PP-Press uses professional bookbinding
components made in the USA,
with the exception of handmade cover
material papers and headbands
(made in England & France).
TRADITIONAL LE PRODUCT DESCRIPTIONS
MEDIEVAL LE PRODUCT DESCRIPTIONS
Q: What OTHER
ITEMS do I need?
Bonefolder or Flat straight-edged smoothing/creasing device
Paper Towels/Waste Paper
Water Jar & water
* BRICKS * BRICKS
standard household masonry bricks work as a book-press
and stabilizer in constructing your book. Wrap & tape the bricks.
Then you are set to go. They also make good bookends.
Note: Make sure the bricks are dry. Not just plucked out ot
(Moisture and paper do not work well together.)
Can I print on the writing papers offered by PP-Press?
PP-Press bookbinding kits offers premium-quality acid-free papers
carrying the weight of traditional in natural white and parchment.
To have PP-Press print a set of personalized premium papers also offered in the workshops, please submit the 'LE Book Options Form'.
What if I want a different number of pages for my book?
RULE: The Key To Creating A Good Looking Book:
The thickness of a book should be equal-to or less-than the
of the spine.
total number of book pages is your design.
You can replace kit papers with your own papers.
What if I want to add pictures or momentos inside the book?
'shims' to keep the book from fanning out.
Shim: Just cut away portions of the folio-page [replacing the
lost with your photo/insert].
Be creative. Use deckle-edged scissors to shim/cut in unusual ways.
Use onion skin paper or decorative tissues to overlay the photo/insert.
Why do you use two glues in making a traditional book?
certain stages, a thicker more flexible glue is needed,
Can I use my own cover material when I make my Limited Edition book?
Cover material fabric or paper should be thin enough to allow for
creating sharp edges and corners in the folding/gluing. Paper is preferred
and easier to mount.
Copies of photographs, gift wrap, magazine clippings, greeting cards,
decorative tissues for overlays