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By Dorothy Simpson Krause

Discover what occurs in case you upload artmaking and bookbinding together.

With Book + Art, discover the fundamentals of surfaces, photographs and phrases that allows you to create provocative artworks with layers of which means. no matter if you are changing a pre-made e-book or developing your personal, the following you can find either the guide and the foundation to get it performed. as well as studying mixed-media techniques—such as easy methods to age paper, move pictures and make your individual monoprints—you'll take delivery of step by step guide for varied ebook constructions 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 paintings of the e-book and the e-book as paintings on your personal artmaking repertoire this day and begin making your personal significant artists' books.

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

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