Where the crossing happens (2008) 13 broadsides of poets at naropa university 675 tall by 525 wide 15 broadside pages 38 copies $245. Peter and donna thomas, 1997 unique hardcover fine item #8564 tight, bright, and unmarred green leather boards cut into shape of frog, leather frog onlay, pages cut into shape of frog, smaller leaf shaped pages, manuscript, accordion fold 55x65mm np illus handcolored. Peter and donna thomas are book artists from santa cruz, california since 1977 they have worked both collaboratively and individually letterpress printing, hand-lettering and illustrating texts, making paper, and hand binding both fine press and artists' books. In today's digital world, many may wonder if the book artist still has a role to play peter and donna thomas believe they do, and will talk about their work as book artists for the last 40 years at the king library press fall lecture and workshop scheduled for nov 10-11.
Rags make paper, paper makes money, money makes banks, banks make loans, loans make beggars, beggars make rags by peter & donna thomas (firm) ( book. The handmade books produced by peter and donna thomas out of their 15th avenue home are often sought after by book collectors and university collections(d. Standing in a pool of golden afternoon sunlight with a gentle mechanical whir filling the air, visiting book artists peter and donna thomas held up a single translucent sheet of freshly pressed paper the crowd of students surrounding the artists passed around the dewy and pale pink sheet, silently. Posts about peter and donna thomas written by janetreynolds. The da vinci creed - book artists peter and donna thomas keep the renaissance alive through their work.
Tag: peter and donna thomas book makers keep art form alive webmaster-march 22, 2013. This site brings together omeka projects by scholars, students, and staff using marbl materials. Peter & donna thomas artists' books, fine press books, miniature books, handmade paper 260 fifteenth avenue, santa cruz, ca 95062 (831) 475-1455. All are welcome peter and donna, book artists from santa cruz, california, started their business in 1977 they completed their first book, the three cedars, in 1978 2017-18 marks their 40th anniversary, which will be celebrated in libraries across the country with retrospective shows.
Donna thomas is the author of i'm sorry i lied to you, the confession of scott peterson (375 avg rating, 4 ratings, 0 reviews, published 2009), intended.
Peter & donna thomas are book artists, active in leadership of the miniature book society their miniature books, fine press books and the use of alternative structures in the artist book are internationally recognized. Miniature books by peter and donna thomas-california. I love to make books and i love to play the ukulele can i put these two loves together can i make a book out of a uke after donna and i made the first one, i thought, how many more can we make. Peter & donna thomas 260 fifteenth avenue santa cruz ca 95062 (831) 475-1455.