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September 2011 Blog Posts (11)

You Can Now Download My New Printmaking Master Classes Videos

Want to Take Your Prints to the Next Level?

After a summer's work, the first five videos of my Printmaking Master Classes series of printmaking instruction videos are now online and ready to be downloaded. You can see trailers of all of them here below. I'm convinced that these videos…


Added by Maureen Lucia Booth on September 30, 2011 at 19:30 — No Comments

What Can Artists Do When People Stop Buying Their Work?

For four decades Anglo-Spanish fine-art printmaker, Maureen Booth, has made her living in Spain from her art. In all these years she has not seen tougher times for artists than now. Since the onset of the economic crisis in 2007, working artists’ lives have been radically deteriorated, and this situation…


Added by Maureen Lucia Booth on September 22, 2011 at 4:15 — No Comments

Read all about it - my interview with Johanna Drucker in Imprint magazine

The Spring 2011 issue of IMPRINT, previewing IMPACT7 speakers, is now available. You can download the full version of Robert Heather's interview with well known US book artist, author and academic Prof Johanna Drucker.

Added by Robert Heather on September 16, 2011 at 18:25 — 1 Comment

Artists Books newsletter - new edition out now

The (late) September – October 2011 Book Arts Newsletter, No. 68 is now ready for download at: …


Added by Robert Heather on September 16, 2011 at 10:01 — No Comments

Doverodde Book Arts Festival IV & Symposium – 2012

I’m delighted to inform you all that the Limfjordscentret in Doverodde, Denmark will host the Doverodde Book Arts Festival IV & Symposium in 2012. As with the last three years, events will take place at the premises of the old merchants' complex, Doverodde, Hurup Thy, in scenic northern Jutland during the ‘Ascension Thursday’ holiday weekend (May 18th-20th).

Also as previously there will be a Festival weekend full of events and amazing book art. There will be…


Added by Mette-Sofie D. Ambeck on September 12, 2011 at 7:37 — No Comments

Meanwhile, back in Seattle...

I am apparently not a very prolific writer, when it comes to a blog... It's been since May of 2009 that I've written anything. In the mean time, I've rented a studio space to work in, & I've been producing much more intricate & involve pieces. It's been a very good two years... :-) Right now I'm working on a new piece. It is conceptual in nature. A pyramid,covered with hammered copper sheeting. There is a lense in one side, for viewing the interior. I will be posting once it's…


Added by Elizabeth Beronich Sheets on September 9, 2011 at 21:00 — No Comments

Serialization: marketing strategy

Friends -- I'm trying out a new marketing strategy. Since my books use long texts, I thought of serializing them on my blog . The idea is to use the texts to attract people to my website where, since I don't sell my books but give them away, the reader of the text might want to download a graphic version. Or look at the…


Added by Charles Brownson on September 9, 2011 at 16:34 — No Comments

Wall Bound

A possibility

Added by Alicia Griswold on September 9, 2011 at 5:20 — No Comments

Call for Work - Atlanta, GA


Here at the Atlanta Institute of Art-Decatur, we're planning a book

arts show for Spring 2012. I've included the proposal below. this will describe the show, "Wall Bound" and its concept.

Because the gallery at our campus is relatively new, we have not yet  accumulated the kinds of vitrines and pedestals we need for a show of  artist books...unless we hang them from the wall. This realization has  inspired a show that asks for works that can be easily mounted on our …


Added by Alicia Griswold on September 8, 2011 at 23:38 — No Comments

Impact 7 conference program

I have just been going through the complete conference program for Impact 7 and there is a hell of a lot of presentations and content about artists' books, letterpress and the book arts. It will be worth attending...


Added by Robert Heather on September 7, 2011 at 12:46 — No Comments

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