I craft books by hand using traditional bookbinding techniques. Many of these techniques were taught to me by fine binder Karen Hanmer.
My sculptural artist books include my own writing and incorporate unusual book structures featuring movement and light.
I sell a selection of artist books in person at art fairs (view my upcoming schedule). You can also find them at Vamp & Tramp Booksellers and ArtZipper.
Girdle book structure covered in velvet, with 12 pages of handset type. Available for purchase at https://www.etsy.com/listing/711311675/st-francis-of-assisi-girdle-book-an
Available for purchase at http://vampandtramp.com/finepress/w/don-widmer.html
Flag book with original text by Don Widmer. Available for purchase at http://vampandtramp.com/finepress/w/don-widmer.html
Flower Lore, drum leaf with handmade paper, letterpress printed. No longer available.
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