How to Check Grain Direction

Bookbinding Basics: Knowing the grain direction of paper helps your books to function beautifully. Learn five simple tips so that you can identify which way the fibres lie in every sheet.

2 thoughts on “How to Check Grain Direction

  1. I am very enthusiastic beginning book binder here in Sonoma, California. I have really enjoyed your web site. It has been and will continue to be helpful to me as I proceed on my course of learning more about this amazing craft. I wish I could join you on your island. But I suppose I am on my own little island here in Sonoma. Thank you so much. Katharine

    1. DEAR Katharine – Thank you for your enthusiasm! Happy binding and greetings to you in Sonoma, Rachel

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