In these pages, Jason Thompson has curated an extensive and artistic range of both achievable upcycled crafts made from books and book pages and an amazing gallery that contains thought-provoking and beautiful works that transform books into art. The content encompasses a wide range of techniques and step-by-step projects that deconstruct and rebuild books and their parts into unique, upcycled objects. The book combines in equal measure bookbinding, woodworking, paper crafting, origami, and textile and decorative arts techniques, along with a healthy dose of experimentation and fun.The beautiful high-end presentation and stunning photography make this book a delightful, must-have volume for any book-loving artist or art-loving book collector.On her return to New England, she taught me the craft, and I fell in love with the processaand with her. ... If Iaa high school drop outacan do it, so can you. ... But to fully understand the industry of publishing and bookrnaking, we have to consider, too, the Su Blackwell, The ... of pages and covers, the artista#39;s eye sees something more: raw materials to create unique objects far removed from the book form.
|Title||:||Playing with Books|
|Publisher||:||Quarry Books - 2010-04-01|