A Directory of Book Artists - Listed by Category 


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Artists' Books | Bookbinding | Calligraphy | Illustration | Hand Printing | Paper Decoration | Papermaking
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Book Artists with Web Sites


ARTISTS' BOOKS


Jocelyne Aird-Bélanger

Val-David, Québec

    sewn structures; altered books; book-like objects


Barbara Barnes Allen

Seattle, Washington

    one-of-a-kind books that sit on assemblage bases that reflect the contents of the book


Deirdre Allen

St.Albert, Alberta

    accordion; German case; Greek; many sewn structures on a wood spines; piano hinge and many folded book structures; custom built book cradles; sewing frames and presses; display easels


Hugh Walter Barclay

Kingston, Ontario

    case binding


Peter Bartl & Jane Merks

Balfour, British Columbia

    Oriental; sewn structures; accordion; tunnel


Gerald H. Borch

Calgary, Alberta

    traditional binding; Japanese hemp leaf and tortoise shell binding


Father M. Charles Brandt, erm

Black Creek, British Columbia

    sewn structures


Joyce Brodsky

Tucson, Arizona

    conventional structures; innovative forms including movables; multi-media


Ruth Brown

Toronto, Ontario

    handsewn one-of-a-kind cloth books made of tactile fabrics from various countries; embroidered illustrations attached with Velcro or hand sewn directly onto cloth book pages; copies of A Cloth Book Manual (English and Spanish versions) available


Tara Bryan

Flatrock, Newfoundland

    accordion & variations; tunnel; pop-up; sewn structures


Janet Carroll

Winnipeg, Manitoba

    long stitch-link stitch; accordion; Coptic; crossed structure


Wyman Chu

Toronto, Ontario

    accordion; Oriental; oversized binding (case bound or soft cover perfect bound); custom embroidery on book cover; cover lamination (glossy or matte)


Susan Colberg

Edmonton, Alberta

    sewn structures; unbound (leaf) in box; book design


Martha Cole

Lumsden, Saskatchewan

    simplified bindings with wheat paste cloth covers - both hard and soft; single signatures with wheat paste cloth covers


Guylaine Couture

Montréal, Québec

    one-of-a-kind books with this obsession for reusing printed documents, to preserve the forgotten zone in a photograph, to exploit a word; simple techniques to bind my books; zines


Mira Coviensky

Toronto, Ontario

    non-traditional techniques and materials


Lorraine Douglas

Sidney, British Columbia

    accordion; tunnel; flag


Dorothy Field

Victoria, British Columbia

    accordion; unbound Tibetan style


Jacques Fournier

Montréal, Québec

    accordion; long stitch-link stitch; Oriental; sewn structures


Karen Hanmer

Glenview, Illinois

    text and image in a variety of folded and traditional structures; interest in memory, cultural history, and the history of science


Barbara Helander

Brampton, Ontario

    accordion; pop-up; tunnel; star; Coptic


Jan Kellett

Qualicum Beach , British Columbia

    miniature limited editions; hand binding; leather binding; letterpress; sewn structures; format and materials vary to suit contents


Kristina Komendant

Blaine Lake, Saskatchewan

    one-of-a-kind using wood, lotus leaves, and other unusual materials


Karen Kunc

Avoca, Nebraska

    accordion; sewn structures; sculptural books


Marlene MacCallum

Corner Brook, Newfoundland

    as per needed of individual project


Chum McLeod

Barrie, Ontario

    accordion


Lise Melhorn-Boe

Kingston, Ontario

    accordion; pop-up; tunnel; carrousel; star; Oriental; sewn structures; flag; quilted; incorporating found objects; box making


Cathryn Miller

Grasswood, Saskatchewan

    accordion; Oriental; sewn structures


Micheline Montgomery

Mississauga, Ontario

    sewn structures; long stitch-link stitch


Claire Owen

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    accordion


Gina Page

Richmond, British Columbia

    accordion; concertina; tunnel


Maureen Piggins

Toronto, Ontario

    accordion; glicée printing of original painting/drawing and poetry; non-traditional materials (mica panels); original painting/drawing


Susan Pinard

Ottawa, Ontario

    sewn structures; accordion; star; Oriental stab; pop-ups; tunnel books


Marlene Pomeroy

Waterloo, Ontario

    long-stitch; modern Oriental; sewn structures; simplied bindings; fine bindings; custom bindings


Felicia Rice

Santa Cruz, California

    accordian; Japanese stab bindings


Terry Rutherford

Outremont, Quebec

    accordion; pop-up; tunnel; sewn structures


Joyce Ryckman

Montreal, Quebec

    single pages in cases; single pages held with clips; folded fortune teller with case; stitching three hole pamphlet stitch


Miriam Schaer

Brooklyn, New York

    beaded bindings; sewing on cords; link stitch sewn structures


George A. Walker

Toronto, Ontario

    Coptic; long stitch-link stitch; sewn structures; experimental


Marlene Yuen

Vancouver, British Columbia

    accordion; pop-up; photographic; minitature; comic books


BOOKBINDING


Dave Allen

Victoria, British Columbia

    hand binding; conservation; restoration; box making


Deirdre Allen

St.Albert, Alberta

    hand binding; design binding; edition binding


Hugh Walter Barclay

Kingston, Ontario

    design binding


Peter Bartl & Jane Merks

Balfour, British Columbia

    hand binding; design binding


Gerald H. Borch

Calgary, Alberta

    hand binding; box making


Tonny Braden

Madoc, Ontario

    hand binding; edition binding; conservation; restoration; box making


Father M. Charles Brandt, erm

Black Creek, British Columbia

    hand binding; design binding; conservation; restoration; box making


Joyce Brodsky

Tucson, Arizona

    hand binding; design binding; box making


Ruth Brown

Toronto, Ontario

    hand binding


Tara Bryan

Flatrock, Newfoundland

    hand binding; box making


Gale Buffett

Vancouver, British Columbia

    hand binding; box making


John W. Burbidge

Peterborough, Ontario

    hand binding; conservation; restoration


Lorraine Butler

Brentwood Bay, British Columbia

    hand binding; conservation; restoration; box making


Janet Carroll

Winnipeg, Manitoba

    hand binding


Wyman Chu

Toronto, Ontario

    hand binding; design binding; edition binding; restoration; box making


Susan Colberg

Edmonton, Alberta

    hand binding


Martha Cole

Lumsden, Saskatchewan

    hand binding; edition binding; box making


Coleen Curry

Muir Beach, California

    hand binding; design binding; edition binding; box making


Ken Curry

Abbotsford, British Columbia

    hand binding, conservation, restoration, box making


Lorna Daniel

Prince George, British Columbia

    hand binding; restoration; box making


Laurence B. Duffar

Knowlton, Quebec

    hand binding; design binding; box making


Jacques Fournier

Montréal, Québec

    hand binding; design binding; edition binding; box making


Gabrielle Fox

Cincinnati, Ohio

    hand binding; design binding; conservation; restoration; box making


Karen Hanmer

Glenview, Illinois

    design binding; box making


Barbara Helander

Brampton, Ontario

    hand binding; box making


Audrey Hollinger

Waterloo, Ontario 

    materials supplier


Kristina Komendant

Blaine Lake, Saskatchewan

    hand binding; design binding 


Karen Kunc

Avoca, Nebraska

    hand binding


Monique Lallier

Summerfield, North Carolina

    hand binding; design binding; box making


Denise Lapointe

Montreal, Quebec

    hand binding


Marlene MacCallum

Corner Brook, Newfoundland

    hand binding


Chum McLeod

Barrie, Ontario

    hand binding


Cathryn Miller

Grasswood, Saskatchewan

    hand binding; edition binding


R. John Miller

Baltimore, Maryland

    hand binding; conservation; restoration


Claire Owen

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    hand binding; edition binding


Susan Pinard

Ottawa, Ontario

    handbinding; box making


Marlene Pomeroy

Waterloo, Ontario

    hand binding; design binding; box making


Terry Rutherford

Outremont, Quebec

    hand binding; design binding; conservation; box making


Miriam Schaer

Brooklyn, New York

    hand binding; box making


Art Seto

Toronto, Ontario

    hand binding; edition binding; conservation; restoration; box makin


Shelagh Smith

Woodbridge, Ontario

    hand binding; restoration; conservation; edition binding; box making


Don Taylor

Toronto, Ontario

    hand binding; design binding; edition binding; restoration; box making


George A. Walker

Toronto, Ontario

    hand binding; design binding; edition binding; box making


Marlene Yuen

Vancouver, British Columbia

    hand binding


CALLIGRAPHY


Joyce Brodsky

Tucson, Arizona

    lettering arts


Martha Cole

Lumsden, Saskatchewan

    lettering arts; hand-lettering in one-of-a-kind books 


Lorraine Douglas

Sidney, British Columbia

    lettering arts


Jacques Fournier

Montréal, Québec

    lettering arts


Kristina Komendant

Blaine Lake, Saskatchewan

    lettering arts; illumination; pen-nib and brush calligraphy; embossing


Karen Kunc

Avoca, Nebraska

    illumination


Cathryn Miller

Grasswood, Saskatchewan

    lettering arts


Susan Pinard

Ottawa, Ontario

    lettering arts; illuniation; Celtic knotwork


Marlene Pomeroy

Waterloo, Ontario

    lettering arts; creative journals for travel


George A. Walker

Toronto, Ontario

    lettering arts; engraved letter forms on end grain wood


HAND PRINTING


Hugh Walter Barclay

Kingston, Ontario

    letterpress


Peter Bartl & Jane Merks

Balfour, British Columbia

    letterpress


Tonny Braden

Madoc, Ontario

    kwikprint titling


Father M. Charles Brandt, erm

Black Creek, British Columbia

    kwick print


Tara Bryan

Flatrock, Newfoundland

    letterpress


Susan Colberg

Edmonton, Alberta

    letterpress


Martha Cole

Lumsden, Saskatchewan

    digital imagery using computer printers


Jacques Fournier

Montréal, Québec

    letterpress; hot stamp


Audrey Hollinger

Waterloo, Ontario 

    letterpress; type foundry


Karen Kunc

Avoca, Nebraska

    letterpress


Denise Lapointe

Montreal, Quebec

    letterpress


Marlene MacCallum

Corner Brook, Newfoundland

    letterpress; photogravure


Cathryn Miller

Grasswood, Saskatchewan

    stencil; block printing


Claire Owen

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    etching


Gina Page

Richmond, British Columbia

    letterpress; stencil/pochoir


Felicia Rice

Santa Cruz, California

    letterpress


Alan Stein

Parry Sound, Ontario

    letterpress


George A. Walker

Toronto, Ontario

    letterpress; relief; intaglio; serigraphy; lithography; wood cut; wood engraving


Marlene Yuen

Vancouver, British Columbia

    letterpress


ILLUSTRATION 


Jocelyne Aird-Bélanger

Val-David, Québec

    etching; computer imaging


Deirdre Allen

St.Albert, Alberta

    lino and wood cuts; copper dry point; collagraph; silkscreen; lithography; monotypes; watercolour; drawing; mixed-media


Hugh Walter Barclay

Kingston, Ontario

    lino block; soft-block


Peter Bartl & Jane Merks

Balfour, British Columbia

    lino block


Joyce Brodsky

Tucson, Arizona

    collage; multi-media


Tara Bryan

Flatrock, Newfoundland

    lino block; etching; wook engraving


Martha Cole

Lumsden, Saskatchewan

    wheat paste collage with expressive mark making; monoprints; digital graphics; multi-media


Mira Coviensky

Toronto, Ontario

    image transfer; altered photographs; mixed media


Lorraine Douglas

Sidney, British Columbia

    lino; mono; stencil


Dorothy Field

Victoria, British Columbia

    drawing; collage; dry point; Polariod transfer


Gabrielle Fox

Cincinnati, Ohio

    wood block/wood engraving


Jan Kellett

Qualicum Beach , British Columbia

    line drawings hand printed from polymer plates; hand coloured; pochoir using watercolours; block print


Kristina Komendant

Blaine Lake, Saskatchewan

    pen and ink; watercolour


Karen Kunc

Avoca, Nebraska

    colour woodcut; colour etching; screenprint


Denise Lapointe

Montreal, Quebec

    etching; lino block; wood block; dry point; aquatint


Marlene MacCallum

Corner Brook, Newfoundland

    photogravure


Chum McLeod

Barrie, Ontario

    watercolour; gouache; ink; metal leaf


Cathryn Miller

Grasswood, Saskatchewan

    giclée print of images produced using Adobe Illustrator, Painter, Photoshop


Micheline Montgomery

Mississauga, Ontario

    watercolour and acrylic painting; collage


Claire Owen

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    etching; lino block; wood block


Gina Page

Richmond, British Columbia

    aquatint & chine collé; stencil/pochoir; pastels/conté drawings


Marlene Pomeroy

Waterloo, Ontario

    lino block; watercolour (one of a kind)


Terry Rutherford

Outremont, Quebec

    linocut; photography


Joyce Ryckman

Montreal, Quebec

    photography; ink jet printing; video book works


Miriam Schaer

Brooklyn, New York

    mixed media; collage; digital


Alan Stein

Parry Sound, Ontario

    wood engraving; stone lithography; hand painting of engravings or covers


George A. Walker

Toronto, Ontario

    wood engraving; wood cut; lino block; other techniques when required


Marlene Yuen

Vancouver, British Columbia

    hand drawn illustrations; wood block


PAPER DECORATION


Deirdre Allen

St.Albert, Alberta

    marbling (acrylic); paste paper; sponge; stencil/pochoir; block print


Hugh Walter Barclay

Kingston, Ontario

    block print


Father M. Charles Brandt, erm

Black Creek, British Columbia

    marbling (oil)


Joyce Brodsky

Tucson, Arizona

    marbling (acrylic); paste paper; surface design


Janet Carroll

Winnipeg, Manitoba

    marbling (watercolour, acrylic); suminagashi


Martha Cole

Lumsden, Saskatchewan

    paste paper; sponge; stencil/pochoir; extensive collage with wheat paste markings


Laurence B. Duffar

Knowlton, Quebec

    paste paper; marbling (watercolour); block print


Barbara Helander

Brampton, Ontario

    paste paper; sponge; stencil/pochoir; block print


Audrey Hollinger

Waterloo, Ontario 

    marbling (acrylic); paste paper; materials and equipment supplier


Kristina Komendant

Blaine Lake, Saskatchewan

    marbling (watercolour, acrylic)


Susan Kristoferson

Calgary, Alberta

    itajme (fold, clamp, & dye)


Karen Kunc

Avoca, Nebraska

    marbling (watercolour); block print


Cathryn Miller

Grasswood, Saskatchewan

    paste paper; sponge; stencil/pochoir; block print


Micheline Montgomery

Mississauga, Ontario

    hand painting book covers


Claire Owen

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    marbling (oil); stencil/pochoir; block print


Gina Page

Richmond, British Columbia

    stencil/pochoir


Susan Pinard

Ottawa, Ontario

    marbling (acrylic); paste paper; sponge; stencil/pochoir


Marlene Pomeroy

Waterloo, Ontario

    marbling (watercolour); paste paper


Felicia Rice

Santa Cruz, California

    Stencil/pochoir; block print


Terry Rutherford

Outremont, Quebec

    marbling (watercolour); paste paper


Art Seto

Toronto, Ontario

    marbling (oil)


Shelagh Smith

Woodbridge, Ontario

    marble (water); paste; sponge; block print


Don Taylor

Toronto, Ontario

    paste paper; sponge


George A. Walker

Toronto, Ontario

    paste paper; sponge; stencil/pochoir; block print


PAPERMAKING


Deirdre Allen

St.Albert, Alberta

    custom built moulds and decals


Father M. Charles Brandt, erm

Black Creek, British Columbia

    conservation; archival


Joyce Brodsky

Tucson, Arizona

    custom paper design; textural papers for dimensional art work; experimental


Wendy Cain

Newburgh, Ontario

    pulp painting; general sheet forming and fibre characteristics


Jacques Fournier

Montréal, Québec

    archival; pulp painting


Audrey Hollinger

Waterloo, Ontario 

    conservation; archival; materials and equipment supplier


Susan Warner Keene

Toronto, Ontario

    pulp painting; sculptural


Kristina Komendant

Blaine Lake, Saskatchewan

    pulp painting; sculptural; sheet production from cotton, linen, denim, or natural materials, ie. cattails, straw, etc.


Karen Kunc

Avoca, Nebraska

    pulp painting


Denise Lapointe

Montreal, Quebec

    papermaking


Cathryn Miller

Grasswood, Saskatchewan

    archival; acid-free decorative


Gina Page

Richmond, British Columbia

    paper made from local plant fibres


George A. Walker

Toronto, Ontario

    pulp painting; sculptural; handmade paper for printmaking


COLLABORATES WITH OTHERS


Jocelyne Aird-Bélanger

Val-David, Québec


Dave Allen

Victoria, British Columbia


Deirdre Allen

St.Albert, Alberta


Hugh Walter Barclay

Kingston, Ontario


Peter Bartl & Jane Merks

Balfour, British Columbia


Tonny Braden

Madoc, Ontario


Father M. Charles Brandt, erm

Black Creek, British Columbia


Ruth Brown

Toronto, Ontario


Tara Bryan

Flatrock, Newfoundland


Wendy Cain

Newburgh, Ontario


Janet Carroll

Winnipeg, Manitoba


Wyman Chu

Toronto, Ontario


Martha Cole

Lumsden, Saskatchewan


Guylaine Couture

Montréal, Québec


Mira Coviensky

Toronto, Ontario


Wendy Cain

Muir Beach, California


Lorraine Douglas

Sidney, British Columbia


Laurence B. Duffar

Knowlton, Quebec


Dorothy Field

Victoria, British Columbia


Jacques Fournier

Montréal, Québec


Gabrielle Fox

Cincinnati, Ohio


Barbara Helander

Brampton, Ontario


Audrey Hollinger

Waterloo, Ontario 


Kristina Komendant

Blaine Lake, Saskatchewan


Susan Kristoferson

Calgary, Alberta


Karen Kunc

Avoca, Nebraska


Monique Lallier

Summerfield, North Carolina


Denise Lapointe

Montreal, Quebec


Marlene MacCallum

Corner Brook, Newfoundland


Lise Melhorn-Boe

Kingston, Ontario


Cathryn Miller

Grasswood, Saskatchewan


R. John Miller

Baltimore, Maryland


Micheline Montgomery

Mississauga, Ontario


Claire Owen

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


Gina Page

Richmond, British Columbia


Susan Pinard

Ottawa, Ontario


Marlene Pomeroy

Waterloo, Ontario


Felicia Rice

Santa Cruz, California


Terry Rutherford

Outremont, Quebec


Joyce Ryckman

Montreal, Quebec


Miriam Schaer

Brooklyn, New York


Art Seto

Toronto, Ontario


Alan Stein

Parry Sound, Ontario


Don Taylor

Toronto, Ontario


George A. Walker

Toronto, Ontario


Marlene Yuen

Vancouver, British Columbia


TEACHERS


Jocelyne Aird-Bélanger

Val-David, Québec


Dave Allen

Victoria, British Columbia


Deirdre Allen

St.Albert, Alberta


Hugh Walter Barclay

Kingston, Ontario


Peter Bartl & Jane Merks

Balfour, British Columbia


Father M. Charles Brandt, erm

Black Creek, British Columbia


Joyce Brodsky

Tucson, Arizona


Ruth Brown

Toronto, Ontario


Tara Bryan

Flatrock, Newfoundland


John W. Burbidge

Peterborough, Ontario


Wendy Cain

Newburgh, Ontario


Janet Carroll

Winnipeg, Manitoba


Susan Colberg

Edmonton, Alberta


Martha Cole

Lumsden, Saskatchewan


Guylaine Couture

Montréal, Québec


Mira Coviensky

Toronto, Ontario


Coleen Curry

Muir Beach, California


Ken Curry

Abbotsford, British Columbia


Lorna Daniel

Prince George, British Columbia


Lorraine Douglas

Sidney, British Columbia


Laurence B. Duffar

Knowlton, Quebec


Dorothy Field

Victoria, British Columbia


Jacques Fournier

Montréal, Québec


Gabrielle Fox

Cincinnati, Ohio


Karen Hanmer

Glenview, Illinois


Audrey Hollinger

Waterloo, Ontario 


Susan Warner Keene

Toronto, Ontario


Kristina Komendant

Blaine Lake, Saskatchewan


Susan Kristoferson

Calgary, Alberta


Karen Kunc

Avoca, Nebraska


Monique Lallier

Summerfield, North Carolina


Denise Lapointe

Montreal, Quebec


Marlene MacCallum

Corner Brook, Newfoundland


Lise Melhorn-Boe

Kingston, Ontario


Cathryn Miller

Grasswood, Saskatchewan


Micheline Montgomery

Mississauga, Ontario


Claire Owen

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


Gina Page

Richmond, British Columbia


Susan Pinard

Ottawa, Ontario


Marlene Pomeroy

Waterloo, Ontario


Felicia Rice

Santa Cruz, California


Terry Rutherford

Outremont, Quebec


Miriam Schaer

Brooklyn, New York


Art Seto

Toronto, Ontario


Don Taylor

Toronto, Ontario


George A. Walker

Toronto, Ontario


BOOK ARTISTS WITH WEB SITES


Dave Allen

     www.bookbinder.ca


Hugh Walter Barclay

     www.theehellbox.wordpress.com


Peter Bartl & Jane Merks

     www.pbjbookarts.ca


Ruth Brown

     www.makingclothbooks.com


Tara Bryan

     www.tarabryan.com


Wyman Chu

     www.covernpages.com


Susan Colberg

     ualberta.ca/ARTDESIGN/html/staff/scolberg.html


Martha Cole

     www.marthacole.ca


Guylaine Couture

     www.gycouture.blogspot.com


Mira Coviensky

     www.miracoviensky.com


Lorraine Douglas

     www.wordmarksajournal.blogspot.com/


Jacques Fournier

     www.bibliopolis.net/roselin


Gabrielle Fox

     www.gabriellefox.com


Karen Hanmer

     www.karenhanmer.com


Barbara Helander

     www.anniversarytimes.com


Audrey Hollinger

     www.papertrail.ca


Susan Warner Keene

     www.susanwarnerkeene.com


Jan Kellett

     www.dewaldenpress.com


Susan Kristoferson

     www.kristoferson-studio.ca


Monique Lallier

     www.moniquelallier.com


Denise Lapointe

     www.st-armand.com


Marlene MacCallum

     www.marlenemaccallum.com


Lise Melhorn-Boe

     www.lisemelhornboe.ca


Micheline Montgomery

     www.pearangelart.com


Claire Owen

     www.claireowenturtleislandpress.com


Maureen Piggins

    www.maureenpiggins.com


Susan Pinard

     www.lively-letters.blogspot.com


Felicia Rice

     www.movingpartspress.com


Joyce Ryckman

     www.jryckman.ca


Miriam Schaer

     www.miriamschaer.com


Art Seto

     www.ryerson.ca


Alan Stein

     www.alanstein.ca

     www.robertsgallery.net


Don Taylor

     www.dontaylorbookbinder.com


George A. Walker

     www.george-walker.com


Marlene Yuen

     www.marleneyuen.com



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