Category Archives: Book Arts Materials

One for Each: Sight and the Media of Immersion

Sight and the Media of Impression: one of five essays by Marc Weidenbaum for a new artists’ book by Paolo Salvagione. Marc Weidenbaum can be found at disquiet.com As the future slides into focus, as we come to nearly inhabit it and to think of it as something increasingly proximate to the present, it retains […]

Also posted in Artist in Residence, Book Arts, Experimental, Paper | Tagged , , | Leave a comment
SFCB
SFCB
The San Francisco Center for the Book sfcb.org

Birth of a Book

A short vignette following the printing of Suzanne St Albans’ Mango and Mimosa, using the traditional book-binding methods of the England-based Smith-Settle Printers. Beautiful! via Devour

Also posted in Book Arts, Bookbinding | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment
Rocket Caleshu
Rocket Caleshu
Rocket Caleshu is an instructor at SFCB, and a freelance letterpress printer.

Dog Dreams Launch, Take Two!

An announcement for lovers of letterpress, lovers of dogs, parents and friends of small children, and everyone who is young at heart: Michael Wertz’s book Dog Dreams, originally produced as a Small Plates Edition of SFCB, will soon be available from Gingko Press!  Dog Dreams is a 7″ x 7″ board book.  The original letterpress […]

Also posted in Artist in Residence, Book Arts, Bookbinding, Illustration, Imprint, Intern Projects, Letterpress, Vandercook Press | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment
Annemarie Munn
Annemarie Munn
Annemarie's abiding love of the broadside brought her to printmaking, book arts, and to SFCB, where she has been volunteering for almost two years. She is currently studying for her MFA in Fiction at SFSU, where she also studies printmaking and book arts.

Friday Studio Dispatch #1

Here begins a series of in-depth “A Day in the Studio” posts! Comments and feedback welcome! On Friday, June 17th, the imps of printing were having a party.  Or the press gods woke up on the wrong side of the bed.  Or everything we touched turned to struggle.  Pick your metaphor (sometimes letterpress is just […]

Also posted in Book Arts, Imprint, Intern Projects, Letterpress, Linoleum | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment
Annemarie Munn
Annemarie Munn
Annemarie's abiding love of the broadside brought her to printmaking, book arts, and to SFCB, where she has been volunteering for almost two years. She is currently studying for her MFA in Fiction at SFSU, where she also studies printmaking and book arts.