READ & DOWNLOAD ☆ 500 Handmade Books A Celebration of Contemporary Book Forms

READ & DOWNLOAD 500 Handmade Books A Celebration of Contemporary Book Forms

READ & DOWNLOAD ☆ 500 Handmade Books A Celebration of Contemporary Book Forms ´ Interest in bookbinding and the related arts has exploded in the past decade inspiring artists to explore the unlimited possibilities of the form—and delighting collectors crafters and gallery owners Lark’s Cover to CovInterest in bookbinding and the related arts has exploded in the past decade inspiring artists to explore the unlimited possibilities of the form and delighting collectors crafters and gallery owners Lark’s Cover to Cover has been a bestseller for than ten years and this new and provocative on the page gallery richly illustrated with hundreds of breathtaking photographs will appeal to that same larg. this was really neat i don't think i've given much thought to the art of bookmaking in the past so this was a great first look although i do wish some of the entries included pictures and perhaps some background on the artists and the works but overall very refreshing and soothing to peruse through and the works included have inspired me within my own work

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Wcases her own handmade papers made from such varied materials as recycled denim thistle and other plant matter Chris Bivin’s codex style volume features curious tiny found objects One of Laura Wait’s untitled pieces utilizes a handsome raised cord binding to connect a pair of stained cedar covers with abstract aluminum letterforms attachedThe entire collection is juried by the esteemed Steve Mill. Chock full of a variety of artist books A nice variety of type In a few cases I wish there were pictures of the inside of the book and there is at least one book that you would just think was a photo if you didn't know it was a bookie probably could have been omitted Not a how to book but still lots of inspiration to be had within the pages of the book

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500 Handmade Books A Celebration of Contemporary Book FormsE and discerning audience They’ll appreciate the artistry of a finely tooled leather cover embellished with traditional gold leaf lettering; the intricacy of an exotic Ethiopian binding with a show stopping open spine; and others that resemble mysterious puzzle boxes or that curl hang and swirl The sublimely talented contributors all put their finest work on display Jeanne Germani’s Cloudspeak sho. There were all sorts of imaginative books in this collection I was pretty impressed with the variety of textures colors and techniues that were used I really enjoyed looking through all the different books Granted there were a few books that I thought were a little disturbing or unnaturally dark I would probably recommend this book to people who like art or craftsTaken from my book reviews blog