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365 Handmade Books: Painted Songs, Day 136

Geography of Language

Geography of language, Book 136

Creating a language for the sounds, images, and emotions inside of me -- 365 unique books.  
Each one meticulously crafted by hand.

Materials
1. Antique music sheets
2. Rives BFK 
3. Handmade decorative papers
4. Vellum
5. Gouache 
6. Acrylic 
7. Charbonnel Inks

Binding & Cover
1. Book binding board .087
2. Archival adhesives
3. Authentic London Map (1990's)
4. Linen thread

Techniques
1. Paintings
2. Linocuts
3. Mixed Media

4. Letterpress (Wood type)

Text
Original Poem: Letter from a Tough, Tough Cookie

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