Wednesday, November 30, 2016

365 Handmade Books: Painted Songs, Day 334

Gold leaf: Fortune Teller
Handmade Books 334

Materials
1. Linocuts
2. Gold leaf
3. Pastels
4. Decorative papers
5. Acrylic paints
6. Pencils
7. Vellum
8. Silkscreens

Binding & Cover
1. Book boards .087
2. Archival adhesives
3. Acrylic mediums
4. Linen thread

Techniques
1. Illustrations
2. Mixed Media
3. Linocuts

4. Silkscreens

Text
Slides From a Freak Show

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

365 Handmade Books: Painted Songs, Day 333

Mixed media handmade book 333

Materials
1. Linocuts
2. Gold leaf
3. Pastels
4. Decorative papers
5. Acrylic paints
6. Pencils
7. Vellum

Binding & Cover
1. Book boards .087
2. Archival adhesives
3. Acrylic mediums
4. Linen thread

Techniques
1. Illustrations
2. Mixed Media
3. Linocuts

Text
Marked

Monday, November 28, 2016

365 Handmade Books: Painted Songs, Day 332

Mixed media handmade book 332

Materials
1. Linocuts
2. Gold metal leaf
3. Pastels
4. Decorative papers
5. Acrylic paints
6. Pencils
7. Vellum
8. Dictionary pages

Binding & Cover
1. Book boards .087
2. Archival adhesives
3. Acrylic mediums
4. Linen thread

Techniques
1. Illustrations
2. Mixed Media
3. Linocuts

Text
Screws

Sunday, November 27, 2016

365 Handmade Books: Painted Songs, Day 331

Mixed media handcrafted book 331

Materials
1. Linocuts
2. Handmade papers (Made in Baltimore)
3. Pastels
4. Decorative papers
5. Acrylic paints
6. Pencils
7. Vellum

Binding & Cover
1. Book boards .087
2. Archival adhesives
3. Acrylic mediums
4. Linen thread

Techniques
1. Illustrations
2. Mixed Media
3. Linocuts

4. Paper making

Text
Slides From a Freak Show

Saturday, November 26, 2016

365 Handmade Books: Painted Songs, Day 330

The wheels kept turning even when she stood still . . .
Handcrafted book 330

Materials
1. Linocuts
2. Silkscreens
3. Pastels
4. Decorative papers
5. Acrylic paints
6. Pencils
7. Vellum

Binding & Cover
1. Book boards .087
2. Archival adhesives
3. Acrylic mediums
4. Linen thread

Techniques
1. Illustrations
2. Mixed Media
3. Linocuts

Text
Marked 

Friday, November 25, 2016

Creating Textile Books

Here is another sneak peek of my project with hand-woven fabrics from Africa.
Hand embroidery and beading with linocuts
I am finalizing the hand carved linocuts, embroidery, and beading.
Full view of a cloth page with linocut, hand embroidery and needlework

365 Handmade Books: Painted Songs, Day 329

Mixed media handmade book 329

Materials
1. Linocuts
2. Handmade papers (made in Baltimore)
3. Music sheets
4. Decorative papers
5. Acrylic paints
6. Pencils
7. Vellum

Binding & Cover
1. Book boards .087
2. Archival adhesives
3. Acrylic mediums
4. Linen thread

Techniques
1. Illustrations
2. Mixed Media
3. Linocuts

Text
Screws

Thursday, November 24, 2016

365 Handmade Books: Painted Songs, Day 328

Handmade Book 328

Materials
1. Linocuts
2. Silkscreens
3. Pastels
4. Decorative papers
5. Acrylic paints
6. Pencils
7. Vellum

Binding & Cover
1. Book boards .087
2. Archival adhesives
3. Acrylic mediums
4. Linen thread

Techniques
1. Illustrations
2. Mixed Media
3. Linocuts

4. Silkscreens

Text
Slides From a Freak Show

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