Robert Muma's
Fine Hand Bookbinding & Restoration and Leathercraft

Welcome to the Mumart website

In memory of Robert Muma, November 27, 1907 - February 22, 1993



Showcasing the bookbinding, book restoration and leathercraft work of Robert Muma.
Mumart Studios was his trademark name under which he did his leathercraft.
He passed away in February 1993 at the age of 85.
This website is in memory of Robert Muma and his work.


Where to go from here


Robert Muma, the person - photographs and biographies.

Bookbinding - View photos of some of Robert Muma's work. There are also a number of "before-and-after" photo pairs illustrating the possibilities of book restoration.

Leathercraft - Robert Muma was a master leather craftsman. Here is a gallery of his leathercraft work.

Awards - recognition of his work.

The World of Mosses - After his retirement from bookbinding, Robert Muma turned his attention to mosses, becoming a self-taught amateur expert. He combined his love of nature with his talents as an artist to produce a large number of remarkable water colour paintings of moss. Visit the World of Mosses website to see these. Also available are reprints of his book, A Graphic Guide to Ontario Mosses, notecards featuring his paintings, and reprints of the actual paintings.


The material on this page is copyright by the original author/artist/photographer. This website is created, maintained & copyright by Walter Muma
Please respect this copyright and ask permission before using or saving any of the content of this page for any purpose

Thank you for visiting!