Artists' Books 2002

Snail Mail

A small book made of recycled postal packaging to celebrate non-virtual mail.

Ideal as a notebook, address book or just for a postal fan to treasure. It could also become a small postal gift for a lucky person. Add their name and address (or your own), creating a personal cover, then post it.

Hand-bound, made of 100% recycled postal packaging (2002)

Cover size: 8x14.5cm

Numbered open edition – is still available on order.

In private collections and also The John Lyons Handling Collection – The British Library, London, Tate Collection, London and Manchester Metropolitan University Library All Saints.

Punch & Beauty

– the neglected beauty of the punched hole.

A portfolio containing 234 randomly punched pieces of information, six of which are enlarged by 2000 percent, and then cut out.

Handmade and cut (2002)

Size: 15x15cm

Edition of 42

Sponsor: Avery Dennison, DK

In private collections and the collection of CFPR, University of West England, Bristol, Leeds College of Art & Design Library and Doverodde Book Arts Center, Denmark.

Was on show as part of the CFPR collection at:

RBSA Gallery–Royal Birmingham Societty of Artists

'Fine Presses and Artists Books'

26 April - 13 May 2006

Also featured in 'Creating Artists' Books' by Sarah Bodman. New York, Watson Guptill (2005), p17.