I have completed my penultimate book for Printfest called ‘Fragments of the Narrative’

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A week ago I returned from participating in BABE, Bristol Artists’ Book Event – it’s held every other year in the Arnolfini Gallery and I was a part of it in 2015. It’s large, joyous and fun and alongside the stands there are workshops and events and a wonderful cake trolley! The weather was hot and there were lots of visitors and I had some lovely conversations.

My stand just before opening time.

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Now it’s back to concentrating on my next event, Printfest in Ulveston at the end of the month, April 29th and 30th – it’s the only event that I do where it’s not a table but a stand and displaying my small books can be challenging. I am left with the labelling and the gathering together of props so am feeling on top of it.

Another view of ‘Fragments of the Narrative’, just one more book to complete.

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There are 8 individual Collagraph prints, all are odd shapes, the inside of the covers are painted papers with Indian wood block print images and it stands 12cm high.

 

No more images – who wants to see me tidying the studio or reading following up my next idea!