August 2010

31 Aug

Relinquish Control Of Your Offerings

Having my work on display at the PNE for the last few weeks has been an interesting experience with having art in a public space. There was so much destruction to my show after opening weekend of the PNE that I was ready to pack things in and take it down. Thousands of people went […]

30 Aug

Light Leaks Magazine Showcase Gallery

Back in April I was approached by the editors of Light Leaks Magazine to do a showcase of my toy camera and polaroid photos. I was thrilled because it’s a toy camera magazine I’ve been reading for the past couple of years, and there’s always interesting work to be seen in it’s pages. The latest […]

26 Aug

(e)motive: An Exhibition of Book Art

One of my altered books will be on display at Artworks-mk in the UK. The show is titled (e)motive, and was curated by two lovely ladies, Melanie and Emma, behind There is an exhibition catalogue available for purchase online, and you can view photos of the selected work on flickr. (e)motive August 28th to […]

24 Aug

Recommended Reading: Books About Altered Books, etc.

Back in June Stephanie wrote a wonderful blog post about books that guided her through design school. I was really inspired by this and decided I wanted to write something along the same lines about the books that have inspired me in my own work as an artist. I’ve included photos of the covers and […]

20 Aug

Amrita Designs

Allow me to introduce you to my cute new handbag made by Amrita Designs. I bought it at the Powell Street festival a few weekends ago after falling in love with the bird fabric and interesting structure of the bag. I wanted to share it not to show off a new purchase but rather to […]

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