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365 Handmade Books: Painted Songs, Day 13

Cover: Vintage New York City MTA map with hand carved linocut
handmade artist's book by Suzanne Coley
1. handmade paper: 90% cotton pulp, 10% abaca pulp, black pigment
2. handmade hanji paper
3. music sheets
4. arches watercolor paper
5. postage stamps
6. Vellum
7. Charbonnel inks
8. Acrylic paints

1. Hollander's book board .087
2. Acid free adhesive, PVA glue
3. Vintage New York City MTA map

Black Books (fragment)


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