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Rosie

Talking Books

PRESENTED ON SEP 15, 2015
IN COVENTRY @ VOL 22

Bookbinder Rosie talks about how the how the human urge to record information led to writing and then to invention of books. How they were improved - and then stayed the same for 1000s of years...because they are perfect!

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What are Artist’s Books

BY KAREN VERNON
@ VOL 4 ON NOV 15, 2012

Karen Vernon is a book artist living in the Blue Mountains and here she shares her passion for artist's books. The books that she displays here are individual works of art, combining aspects of traditional bookbinding with numerous other artistic disciplines. The examples chosen by Karen push the limits of what defines a book. 

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Dar Bistro&Books

BY DIMA ABULHUSN
@ VOL 21 ON DEC 10, 2014

Dima Abulhusn talks about the history and mission of Dar. Dar is a community and organization that promotes good food, books, and culture. 

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My Life In Books: A Reader's Journey

BY SPENCER WILSON
@ VOL 12 ON FEB 06, 2015

Spencer Wilson takes on an autobiographical journey through his life in books.

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A Condensed History of Publishing

BY JENNIFER MOSHER
@ VOL 11 ON FEB 06, 2015

Jennifer Mosher offers a condensed history of publishing.

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Bridges and Books

BY PATRICK MCBRIARTY
@ VOL 34 ON JUN 02, 2015

Patrick McBriarty shares his passion for bridges, and how he turned his attention to writing books on the topic.

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Making Kids' Books

BY LISA JAHN-CLOUGH
@ VOL 1 ON SEP 21, 2015

Lisa Jahn-Clough is an author and illustrator of over twenty books for children and young adults. She shares with us her path to becoming an illustrator of Children's books, including a look at her process and inspirations.

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Swiss Art Books; Inspiration on a Page

BY MIRJAM ROMBACH
@ TOKYO ART BOOK FAIR 2015, POWERED BY PECHAKUCHA ON SEP 19, 2015

Speaker Mirjam Rombach draws from her career as an independent publishing to discuss the feild. Hailing from switzerland, the art, architecture, and design provide plentiful content for publications and artistic books.

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Books and Buildings

BY FELICITY BRISTOW
@ VOL 3 ON AUG 31, 2016

Felicity Bristow talks to us about her love for drawing, architecture and books.

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A Glimpse into an Artisan Bookbinder's Work Process

BY ANNETTE CHUNG
@ VOL 4 ON APR 15, 2017

As a passionate book binder, Annette Chung shares her step by step process of how her delicate creations come to be.