Or…why I don’t paint the inside of my covers with the same acrylics based leather dyes I use on the smooth outside.
I’ve gotten a few questions from people asking me if I could paint the inside of the leather Traveler’s Notebook covers. The answer to that would have to be yes, of course I can paint the inside of the covers, however I choose not to do it. For a reason, a very good reason in my mind. =)
I do dye the insides of the covers with alcohol or oil based leather dyes. So there’s plenty of color to be had …
for instance, the above Nebula Traveler’s Notebook, has a purple inside =)
To explain why I choose not to paint the inside, I would first have to explain something about the vegetable tanned leather I use.