An amazing and easy-to-navigate resource for everything typography related.
If you need some inspiration, click through this site created for a past quarter of word+image, it has examples of works that engage with words+images.
You can find some of the best photoshop tutorials on the Adobe help site. They are concise, helpful, and easy to follow. It’s easy to waste time trying to find a decent tutorial on youtube and Lynda.com tutorials are often extremely long, so I recommend starting here.
Same goes for InDesign!
This website may look like it hasn’t been updated since 1999, but it’s full of helpful info on creating a book from start to finish. This is a good option if you prefer non-video tutorials.
This youtube channel, sea lemon, is full of great bookbinding tutorials in addition to this coptic stitching one. She has a whole playlist of bookmaking videos.
Japanese paper store in Culver City.
Online paper store with locations in Hollywood and Downtown LA.
Sewing supply store in the Fashion District.
Paper store (started by two UCLA alums) near Downtown LA with unusual and unique paper.
Online book supply store, including tools and paper.