client: self
project type: bookbinding
project format(s): Concertina
The Orihon project is a collection of handmade concertinas. I drew my inspiration from the history of asian book making. Its background originated from the Tang dynasty in China and was later developed in the Heian period in Japan. It consist of hard covers that uses a Japanese inspired Pepin Press Paper and inside lightly textured 130gsm paper-roll folded into a zig-zag concertina.