Autumn Halfterm

yWe are currently bang in the middle of the two week autumn half term. So instead of five hours a day plus the weekend, I only have the evenings and weekend to print, make books, write, pack orders and ship. But this can mean great focus. And it worked for me this weekend. I am […]

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Bic

How do I tell the story of this book? Should I start with how I bought the ballpoint pen for it? That would probably be terrible boring, and it is a bit embarrising to tell you that I don’t usually buy ballpoint pens, – I just happen to have some. You know, you receive them […]

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Soulsong / Bloodsong Revisited

As my work on 346 is becoming more and more technical (all the work that went into the art and concept bit is done) and is coming to a close, my mind starts roaming and thinking about next projects. Beside new projects that still live only as conscept sketches in my notebooks, I am drawn […]

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Boxes II

It is Sunday, but unfortunately I can’t have printmaking Sundays every week. Instead I made made some progress with my 346 edition and in particular with the boxes for them today. I spent the morning sanding some more and then decided I was done with sanding for now. Next I cut strips of book fabric […]

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Boxes

I have been slacking in finishing the scolls and boxes for my 346 edition. I had set myself so many deadlines already, and missed most of them. I did make my own deadline that allowed me to send the first copy off to the SoB show to London and that gave me a bit of […]

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