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The Penmanship Association of Chong Jing, a association of Teacher -Pupil, was founded in 2004
Features:Making teaching material, publishing Penmanship Journal, founding the Penmanship
Library and the classroom Add:No 34, Wen Kai rd, Lukang town, Changhua County
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Making the thread stitching books to experience the traditional skills

(Material reported on the Maindrain Daily Newspaper)

Article and pictures by Mrs. Zhou Chung Mon and Mr. Zen Ming Hi

Thread stitching was one of the methods to put the papers together to form a book. It was a important step in bookbinding, and it was a very important skill. There were many methods of bookbinding: the Son Style, the Ton Style, the Hard four Holes method, the Hemp Leave style, the tortoise shell style, and so on. Recently, the Son Style was more ordinary method and more popular for the people.

The teachers led us to go to the Chong Jin Penmanship to learn to write the calligraphy. Mr.Nian Wen Yi would direct us to write. In the working room, there were a lots of materials of making the thread stitches, the copier, the cutting machine, and the punching machine. It was just like a Print Factory .

The student had to learn the steps of making the thread stitched books. The punching, the, the gluing, the cutting, the marking, the binding, putting on the labels. The master also showed us the methods of punching the books. For cutting the books, there was a cutting machine. This was really amazing for making a book.

The first time we heart of making the thread stitching books, so we were very interested for the methods. Student Lin Giun Miao said it was not an easy task to make a thread stitching book. It was important for we to put together the papers, and cutting the papers were also very important.

We thought the step of threading was the most difficult of all. Student Sau Ui said threading was just like putting on clothes. You should thread tightly in the right place.

Student Zau Yi Ui said I used to think that it was very easy to make a book. However, when I finished the hand-making book, I found it was not so easy. After I finished making the thread stitching book, I felt sense of achievement in mind.