Tokyo’s Virtual Art Book Fair 2020 and Museum Sketchbooks

For Tokyo’s 2020 Virtual Art Book Fair, come with me while I share my observations and sketchbook impressions from three different art adventures I have had in the past couple of years. Join me on my visits to the Rijks Museum in Amsterdam, Tate Modern in London, and Venice Biennale in Italy. You will see various artworks through myContinue reading “Tokyo’s Virtual Art Book Fair 2020 and Museum Sketchbooks”

Long-stitch Bookbinding Workshop

Thanks to Launch Pad Gallery in Yokohama, Japan, I have the opportunity to teach a fun bookbinding workshop! On Sun, Sept 30 from 2 – 5PM I’ll be at the gallery with all the materials necessary for visitors to begin creating their own small art books. I found the long-stitch bookbinding technique to be beautifullyContinue reading “Long-stitch Bookbinding Workshop”

Art Books for World Book Day – March 1st

Part of the St Helens Arts in Libraries Commision, To England they go, to the Eccleston Library for World Book Day, March 1st: (Update Mar 22, 2018: Congrats to St Helens for earning the First Burough of Culture!!) Several of us from Art Byte Critique who have participated in Tokyo Art Book Fair have beenContinue reading “Art Books for World Book Day – March 1st”

Now w/Art Books! The Honolulu Printmakers Show…

Starting this Friday, Nov 25, Impressions16 will open 10 -4 at Honolulu Museum of Art School. This year is unique in that Art Books are now part of the show! I’ll have a great selection of my Travel Journals available. Part of my Migration/Navigation series, I’ve used old flight maps from around the world as inspiration forContinue reading “Now w/Art Books! The Honolulu Printmakers Show…”

A Booth at the Tokyo Art Book Fair 2014

My first book fair and, according to Zine’s Mate, it is the largest in Asia! My boothmates definitely agree that it’s huge, the amount of art books, zines, paper supplies, printers, and all the accessories seems to cover acres of booths. Tokyo Art Byte Critique’s Booth No. H-05 has been enjoying the amazing flood ofContinue reading “A Booth at the Tokyo Art Book Fair 2014”

Buttons, Buttons, Buttons…

Today is all about the buttons! Putting those finishing touches on my Travel Journals for the Tokyo Art Book Fair this weekend. For every 5 buttons I sew, there is a small Pumpkin Kit Kat reward! Button, button, button, button, button, pumpkin kit kat, button, button, button…

“Hyper”stitch Bookbinding Video – Travel Journals

I’ve been busy Longstitch Binding the last of my map-paged Travel Journals to be shown at the Tokyo Art Book Fair 2014. Special Thanks to Sea Lemon’s Longstitch Bookbinding tutorial on YouTube. Filmed using Hyperlapse. Came out blurrier than expected, sorry about that.