Metal Cover Book
This book is fun, fun, fun to make. Sew pages to a canvas cover, then embellish with metal, do-dads, and lots of fiber. No experience necessary and all supplies are provided.
Alverno College, Milwaukee alverno.edu/telesis (catalog out Jan.)
4300 S 43rd Street
February 26, 2014
Specializing in HAND-MARBLED PAPER, HAND-BOUND BOOKS, and HAND-
CONSTRUCTED BOXES. Scroll down to see examples of each or click on the menu bar to see categories.
SunRise. Unique. Acrylic and ink on watercolor paper. Japanese double-hinged screen binding (sold).
All boxes are constructed using high-quality bookbinders’ board and feature my hand-marbled paper. Here are examples of both combed and stone patterns, some in acrylic paints and some in oil paints.
Here, an exposed binding gives appearance of butterfly body on this blank journal with drawing paper pages.
Marbled paper on display at a recent art show in a variety of traditional and contemporary designs. Each is one of a kind. (See Marble Art for closeups of some patterns.)