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Nakashima Books is a fully equipped bindery in East Austin by the Ladybird Johnson Hike and Bike Trail.  Private, duet, quartet (maximum 4 students) instruction is offered semesterly in a quiet setting with a Japanese aesthetic. Lindsay instructs courses additionally at the Austin Center for Books Arts, please see their website for a class listing.

I have been greatly influenced by my Japanese heritage in the “minguren” hand craft movement and received a bookbinding certificate from the North Bennet Street School in Boston, Massachusetts.¬†

I produce quality work from fine materials in a aesthetic that lends beauty, function and joy to our daily lives.

Lindsay Nakashima