Indigo, sumi ink and rust on hanji
Indigo on hanji and fabric
Indigo on Fijian tapa and in background, case paper from Iowa
Found on the way to class, an owl's feather and palm 'stuff'
Cyanotype on light fabric sewn to paper and dyed with eucalyptus, rust and other plant material
Papers dyed with rust, eucalyptus, blueberries and other plant material
The sections ready for sewing
The cover ready Iowa case paper and tapa dyed with eucalyptus, rust and other plant material.
Several of the spreads from the book
A fold out map sewn into the book
My little piece of shifu. Thread made from daphne paper made japanese style.
First spread with the shifu hiding in the pocket.
The book completed, a stationers binding, sections sewn over tapes and attached to the cover with tackets, leather thong to hold all together.