Saturday, August 18, 2012

for auction at the morgan

 morgan conservatory kozo book
 dyed, crinkled, recrinkled
 origami structure
 cover sewn on
mysterious text
about 6" X 6"
made from three sheets of cleveland kozo
two of us modeling socks by hannah
who blogged about her residency
and who is now all done.
archivist for hire!


Long Ridge Farm said...

Beautiful.Congratulations to Hannah and may success reeach her swiftly!
Awww, Wendy.

Valerianna said...

Beautiful, sublte book, love it! That residency seemed to go fast! Great socks... wendy looks lovely in red.

Velma said...

nancy, she has work, just not in her field. yet.
valerie, the book feels really nice, and awaits words or stitches or thoughts from a reader.

karen said...

your book is beautiful, so delicate and precious. Thank you so much for the lovely words about my work. I really appreciate them, Karen

Alice said...

Fine, fine book. Has secrets of its own, even without text.

jude said...

proud mama!

Velma said...

thanks, karen
jude, YOU know

onesmallstitch said...

well done, Hannah. Hope something GOOD comes along quickly. the book is very subtle, lovely colour. Summer socks! Wendy needs 3 more.

Velma said...

jean, wendy says NO WAY to me and to socks. geesh!

Barry said...

V-congratulations to your Hannah; and hope that there is a job to use her skills. The 'book' will be a popular auction item - so much work in the creation. Wendy looks a little bewildered? Go well B

Velma said...

barry, thanks, fingers crossed! wendy would never have allowed me such silliness if she was still young

Jan Ward said...

Congratulations to Hannah. Loved seeing your Blackeye Susans - one of the favorite memories from my childhood in NY. Oragami structure? Now I am going to have to research that! I just learned the Harding Flexible Chain Backed binding and that is very cool. Has Hannah shared that one with you? And life would not be complete with out a split rock book. Come see.

Velma said...

jan, hannah's bindings are traditional english ones, put me to shame. nice to have you check in!

neki desu said...

haha! wendy needs to shave to be a model.

Velma said...

neki, shhh!

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