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Lark Books

English - 238 pages - ISBN-10: 1579904742 - ISBN-13: 9781579904746

3/5 by 73 votes


Every year Penland, the innovative school where crafters from around the world come to hone their skills, offers a master class in the art of bookmaking that’s simply without equal. Now it’s available to everyone, in a technical and inspirational guide that showcases 10 contemporary book artists who have taught at the institution. Four hundred illuminating photographs highlight the crafters as each one demonstrates all the details of his or her particular expertise. Marvel at the beauty of Dolph Smith’s sculptural books, the exquisite structure of Jim Croft’s carved wood covers and metal closures, the intricacies of Barbara Mauriello’s handmade boxes and slipcases, and the secrets of Carol Barton’s playful pop-ups. Reflective essays by all the artists add to the creative excitement visible on every page and in every spectacular project.

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Michael Thompson

This is one of the best books that I have read so far in my life. You won't be disappointed.

Ben Cunningham

Good book this is my3 time read it love

Demotte Mercado

It was damn awesome, sweet, the way of describing the romance was just marvellous

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