1. A Birth of a Book - Pointe Shoes

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    Book artist Ido Agassi making the book Pointe Shoes with poems by Ronny Someck. The process involves hand setting of the type, letterpress printing & innovative hand made binding. The book contains…

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    • Coralie Bickford-Smith—A Series Woman

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      As an in-house designer of Penguin Books, Coralie Bickford-Smith creates incredible designs for popular book series that have attracted worldwide attention. Working with sumptuous materials and Victorian…

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      • Patience

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        Randi Parkhurst, paper artist and bookmaker demonstrates her creation, PATIENCE. Film produced by Glowing Heads of Olympia Washington. Original music provided by Laura Inserra.

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        • Rob: Letterpress 101

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          Traditional crafts are championed in the Digital Age. Letterpress artist Rob gives a primer. You can read Part 1 of Rob's essay entitled "A Brief History of 557 Years of Letterpress and Typography"…

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          • Rob: Heidelberg Press

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            20th Century printing machines are very present. Rob introduces us to the Heidelberg Cylinder Press. You can read Part 2 of Rob's essay entitled "A Brief History of 557 Years of Letterpress and…

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            • Rob: Typeface

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              We say upper and lower without knowing the true origin. Rob explains the cases. You can read Part 5 of Rob's essay entitled "A Brief History of 557 Years of Letterpress and Typography" at http://fortnightjournal.com/rob-lomascolo/404-typeface.html Original…

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              • Tansu Gothic

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                Tansu Gothic is a compelling work that challenges the notions and boundaries of book arts. From the first encounter, a sense of mystery is conveyed by the almost fortress-like architecture that is…

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                • Pictures for Conversation

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                  • The Snow Queen Fairy Tale

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                    This is a presentation of a beautiful edition of Hans Christian Andersen's The Snow Queen. The Best Children's Book of the Year 2006. Collector's quality. Printed in Europe. "The full page illustrations…

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                    • Rob: Printed History

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                      Digital Type is rooted in pure metal. Rob introduces some historical foundations. You can read Part 3 of Rob's essay entitled "A Brief History of 557 Years of Letterpress and Typography" at http://fortnightjournal.com/rob-lomascolo/369-printed-history.html Original…

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