I have watched my mother struggle mightily this year as she was diagnosed with Alzheimer's, then cancer, and has lost so much in order to save her life. On top of it all, we discovered her beloved house was full of black mold and we had to move her out, but once we did, her memory and comprehension [...]
I love the beautiful designs of book artist Benjamin Eibel of London. I learned his 'onion skin binding' technique and this is my first book therefrom. I love the warmth and texture of the heavy paper and the rough, oniony binding, which, with its slight application of wax once bound, gives a littl[...]
Film by Gretchen Hogue
Music by Kell Black
Snowy mountain air, bold, strong coffee, bright red poppies, chocolate pudding, and unexpected kindness. Also, spaghetti marinara. These are just a few of the great and tiny pleasures of life. I would add to that list the exquisite sensation of utte[...]
Building some wonderful things for my studio. Found these pretty little wooden pegboard locks at a recycled home store, $5 for a giant bucket. Wheeeee! Gave them a little red happy face (yay nail polish!) and today they will make a vertical home for my tools. So fun!
Last week I spent 7 days shooting in the Arizona and Utah deserts with 16 other professional photographers. Each day I assembled one thing from the shoot that will go in a book along with my photographs from the trip.
Here's what I found and assembled, including a book of charming[...]