It was an honor and pleasure to provide a display window full of objects, images and information about the art of making books for Buncombe County’s North Asheville library, where I am a regular patron.
Papermaking, letterpress printing and bookbinding were all featured, with interesting specimens of the final product.
A special love of mine is books as objects of art, and several examples were on display.
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The new studios of the Paper Plant have opened for business just outside of Asheville, NC. John Dancy-Jones is producing paper and printing, as well as scheduling papermaking workshops.
Main work area of papermaking workshop.
I am just doing a trial run of my book arts camp in July, I hope to offer it officially summer 2017. Regular workshops are ready to go now, and I have several already on the calendar.
educational materials for teaching book arts.
I am letterpress printing handbills now and will be addressing a couple of leftover projects before doing any new letterpress projects. But if you want a unique business card…
The handbill is pictured below. Come see us!
The Paper Plant website