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By Dorothy Simpson Krause

Discover what occurs if you happen to upload artmaking and bookbinding together.

With Book + Art, discover the fundamentals of surfaces, photographs and phrases so one can create provocative artworks with layers of which means. even if you are changing a pre-made publication or developing your personal, right here you will find either the guideline and the muse to get it performed. as well as studying mixed-media techniques—such as easy methods to age paper, move photographs and make your personal monoprints—you'll take delivery of step by step guideline for various booklet buildings including:

  • Single-fold and bi-fold books
  • Simple and prolonged accordions
  • Perfect bindings
  • Side-sewn books
  • Single- and multiple-signature books
  • Boxes
  • Unbound collections

Add the artwork of the ebook and the publication as artwork for your personal artmaking repertoire this present day and begin making your personal significant artists' books.

Foreword through Judith A. Hoffberg, Editor and writer of Umbrella.

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