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Content contemplation

Too many art forms. I’m primarily interested in artist’s books. I don’t want to make blank books full of pristine white paper that will never be well used. I’ve taken a book to bed...

Xenotopias — progress

I am really happy to be getting closer to a finished concertina book, titled “Xenotopias.” The name came from Rob Macfarlane’s book The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot. It means strange or foreign...

Books on books

Bookmarking Book Art – Alicia Bailey and the Artists’ Book Cornucopia I found this post on Facebook on Abecedarian Gallery’s page. Today was the last day of the last of ten Artists Book Cornucopias...

I have a favorite tree

It’s this beautiful old spreading oak in Bedford, New York. Looking particularly stunning in the early morning mist in its fall color.

Buttonhole books

The second book I made at a Chapter II workshop with Margo Klass was the buttonhole book. I really enjoyed making this structure and made a second one at home. I bought more large...

Great Maine Apple Day

drove to Unity with Sam and Jerry first stop Heritage Orchard walking the rough terraces covered with weeds and chip paths examining the apple labels – who named these? “Mother” then to MOFGA fairgrounds....

Harborside

went to visit the Nearing’s house spent time touring the gardens talking with the caretakers and watched a short documentary got some seeds and a geranium! tried to visit Four Seasons Farm but it...