Monthly Archives: June 2012

Susan Stockwell’s Sculptural Explorations

These dresses made of paper maps and money are a part of Susan Stockwell’s sculptural exploration of colonialism and the British empire. From her website: Susan Stockwell’s work … is concerned with issues of ecology, geo-politics, mapping, trade and global commerce. The materials used are the everyday, domestic and industrial disposable products that pervade our […]

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Naomi Bardoff
Naomi Bardoff
In 2010 Naomi Bardoff graduated from Bard College, where she majored in fine arts and studied watercolor, ink drawing, and book-making. She has also taken classes at the Chicago Center for Book and Paper Arts. Since moving to the San Francisco Bay Area, Naomi has been working on her illustration portfolio, working in offices, and volunteering and taking classes at the San Francisco Center for the Book. In addition to the SFCB blog, she blogs on her art blog, naomese - naomi bardoff's art blog; and pins to her Pinterest boards. Her own book work can be found on her website.

Exploding the Codex on the Fine Books Blog

Check out this nice feature on the Fine Books & Collections blog about our current exhibition, Exploding the Codex. They note how ambitious the exhibition is- if you haven’t had a chance to come by and see for yourself the works of over 40 book artists from the collection of our co-founder Mary Austin, then […]

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Rocket Caleshu
Rocket Caleshu
Rocket Caleshu is an instructor at SFCB, and a freelance letterpress printer.

Neon Whisk: A Foray Into Screen Printing

Today we bring you the first post from Monica LeMaster, a terrific volunteer/intern and true book arts enthusiast! She has jumped into the world of printing and binding at full force, so we look forward to seeing the work she produces as she learns the craft. For her first post, she focuses on prints produced […]

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Monica Lilta LeMaster
Monica Lilta LeMaster