Paolo Olbi

Paolo Olbi began training in the field of artistic bookbinding in 1962 and then pursued studies in France to gain further knowledge. Technical skill but also creativity which, in the mid-1970s, allowed him to pioneer the marbled paper technique, becoming the first workshop that left the world of book restoration to start a new genre in the bookbinding field. The workshop’s range of artistic products includes leather and imitation leather items, hot-stamped with gold foil or dry-stamped, journals, address books, photo albums with traditional paper printed with the hand press. There is also a number of paper options which vary in size and shape and make this workshop’s products truly unique on the artisan bookbinding scene.

Paolo Olbi

Monday to Sunday 3.30 pm to 7.30 pm
- +39 041 5237655 - http://olbi.atspace.com

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