Plainly Spoken – Whitney Baker

Whitney Baker

Whitney Baker

Full leather binding using two contrasting colors of leather sewn together to mimic a former repair, top edge colored to highlight knife marks, front and back cover blind-tooled, sewn silk endbands, handmade paste paper endsheets.

Whitney Baker is Head of Conservation Services at the University of Kansas. She studied bookbinding at the University of Iowa’s Center for the Book and conservation at the University of Texas at Austin and the Library of Congress. She has been a professional conservator since 1998.

Return to Plainly Spoken Exhibitors Page


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s