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The Art of the Book '08
Fine Printing



Peter Bartl & Jane Merks (PB&J Press), Canada
Blind Faith
Letterpress printed.
37 x 56 cm
2007

Blind Faith


Mindy Belloff (Intima Press ), United States
The Mountain of NO
Letterpress printed four-colour broadside from original ink drawing, on Pescia Magnani paper; edition of 40.
45.7 x 35.6 cm
2006

The Mountain of NO


Anne Bérubé, Canada
Que cherches-tu?
Cover title printed letterpress in Lucida sans on Nepalese handmade paper with die-cut square shape and image laser printed on Chinese paper; booklet with text and images laser printed on Chinese paper, colour ink applied by hand; and Japanese binding with linen yarn.
15.5 x 16 x 0.4 cm
2007

Que cherches-tu?


Derek Cowan, Canada
What's Love, Shakespeare?
Wood block prints, wood type, plexi-binding; edition of 20.
33 x 36 x 2 cm
2005

What's Love, Shakespeare?


Claire Owen (Turtle Island Press), United States
The Seduction of Marian
Letterpress printed on Stonehenge paper with wash drawings printed digitally and paper wrapped covers in cloth chemise.
24 x 17 x 2 cm
2007

The Seduction of Marian


Felicia Rice (Moving Parts Press), United States
COSMOGONIE INTIME An Intimate Cosmogony
Letterpress and pochoir on Fabriano Artistico.
38.1 x 25.4 x 1.3 cm
2005

COSMOGONIE INTIME An Intimate Cosmogony


William Rueter (The Aliquando Press), Canada
Majesty, Order and Beauty: Selections from the journals of T.J. Cobden-Sanderson
Letterpress printing on mould made Hahnemühle Bugra paper with paper covered boards and cloth spine.
28 x 17.6 x 1 cm
2007
WOOLFITT'S ART ENTERPRISES INC. AWARD ONTARIO CRAFTS COUNCIL DESIGN AWARD

Majesty, Order and Beauty: Selections from the journals of T.J. Cobden-Sanderson


Alan Stein (The Church Street Press), Canada
In Venice
Hand-drawn lithographs, printed on Japanese Gampi Torinoko handmade paper directly from the stone, with a hand-coloured lithograph frontispiece; half title page, wood engraving, in Venetian Red; Cloister Old Style and Bodoni type printed on St. Armand handmade Palliser text paper; full dimension lino cut endpapers, hand printed on Japanese handmade Kurotani paper in Venetian Red; individually painted cover papers in charcoal and Japanese inks on handmade Japanese Seikosan paper; case bound in leather with gold stamped spine and red linen slipcase by Don Taylor; edition of 15.
48 x 32 x 1.5 cm
2007

In Venice


Peter & Donna Thomas, United States
LEFT:
Miniature Leaf Books
Letterpress printed with handmade paper by P. Thomas, sample pages from old miniature books.
7 x 5.6 x 0.6 cm
2005
RIGHT:
The Mystical Quality of Handiwork
Letterpress printed and bound in Moroccan leather with brass cranking mechanisms, koa wood, and handmade paper by P. Thomas.
7 x 4.6 x 1.5 cm
2007

Miniature Leaf Books & The Mystical Quality of Handiwork


Claire Van Vliet (The Janus Press), United States
The Gospel of Mary
Pulp painted papers by the artist, with Katie MacGregor, and Barcham Green handmade papers, letterpress with assistance of Andrew Miller-Brown; non-adhesive binding strip woven in a method designed for this book using a linen paper and executed by Audrey Holden; box made with birch stays with drummed on paper cover.
29 x 25 x 2 cm
2006

The Gospel of Mary


Ashlee Weitlauf (pell mell press), United States
Civil Disobedience
Letterpress and polymer relief on handmade paper; edition of 38 on handmade paper and 50 on machine made paper.
23 x 16 x 0.9cm
2005

Civil Disobedience


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