Kluba, Joanne (St. Louis, MO)
Joanne Kluba runs a small hand book bindery called Paper Birds, in St. Louis,
Missouri, operating since 2003. She is a member of the Guild of Bookworkers.
She was taught bookbinding primarily by Richard Baker, conservator and binder
in St. Louis. She has also studied bookbinding and book arts from Hedi Kyle,
Dominic Riley, Laura Wait, and Daniel Essig.
images courtesy Joanne Kluba. Both were designed and letterpress printed by
the binder and business owner, Joanne Kluba. "I attach them to the back end
leaf or inside back cover of the books I bind."