Edward Patrick Ezju Kranz (@kranzbooks)
I am a father, husband, son, friend, artist, writer, bookbinder, and book conservator & restorer; not necessarily in that order. I recently moved back to Erie, Pennsylvania from the Pacific Northwest.
Founder and bookbinder of Kranz Books Bindery, Edward Patrick Ezju Kranz, has been practicing traditional bookbinding since 2013. He brings 20 plus years of fine art and design to the discipline with a keen eye for detail.
As an avid book collector and bookseller, Mr. Kranz started learning bookbinding to repair books in his personal collection and ones brought to him by his clients. His philosophy that to learn how to repair a book, one must first fully und