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[BKARTS] Spring 2007 Ampersand now available



"Ampersand" is the quarterly journal of the Pacific Center for the Book
Arts (PCBA). It has articles about all aspects of the book arts, from
historical commentary to profiles of working artists to practical how-to
tutorials. The informative articles are generously illustrated with
photographs. Back issues are available for $15 (includes shipping, CA
residents add tax). Information about back issues and ordering is available
at http://www.greenchairpress.com/amp.cgi

The Spring 2007 issue is now available. In this issue:

History of the Book / Pochoir
In this article reprinted from Bookways, Frances Butler gives a history of
and techniques for pochoir, a coloring technique using stencils

Interview / Remembering the Light
Kyle Schlesinger talks to book artist and printer Mary Laird

Techniques / Flipbooks
In the second of two articles, Deborah Kogan shares her experiences making
her first flip book, 'hip hop at fifteen'

Doing Business / Setting the Table
Kate Godfrey gives hints and suggestions for showing off your work at book
and craft fairs

Reviews
Georgette Freeman comments on the recent Codex Foundation book fair, Nikki
Thompson reviews an exhibit at the National Museum of Women in the Arts in
Washington DC and Alicia Golden tells us about her serendipitous discovery
of an exhibit of mexican street graphics

Resources / Artists' Sketchbooks
Andie Thrames shares her list of favorite books on artists' sketchbooks and
visual journals.

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               The Bonefolder, Vol. 3, No. 2, Spring 2007
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