Papermaking & Book Structures
The hand made paper used in these works is paper I have made using either cotton or kozo fibers, utilizing both traditional and contemporary papermaking tools and processes.
Sketchbook. Rives Heavyweight paper. Long-stitch variation. Leather.
Flat Back Closed Cover
Sketchbook. German Ingres paper. Screen printed Nepalese endpapers. Back folio pocket. Decorative band packaging.
Sketchbook. Rives BFK paper. Screen printed Nepalese endpapers. Front and back folio pockets.
Sketchbook. German Ingres paper. Screen printed endpapers.
Sketchbooks. Rives Lightweight paper. Book cloth, paper, and recycled leather bindings
Coptic binding. Painted board and German Ingres paper
Exposed spine. Cloth covered boards. Rives Lightweight paper
Japanese Bound Books
Japanese bound books using traditional stitching:
Hand made kozo and cotton fiber papers inside. 2012.
Japanese bound books. Kozo paper inside with screen printed Nepalese paper covers. 2012.
Replica of the Nag Hammadi sixth codex. Leather, papyrus, and machine made paper
Contemporary Nag Hammadi
Recycled Italian Leather, marble endpapers, hand made cotton paper
Recycled Italian Leather, Italian marble papers, machine made paper