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Big White Shed... venturing outside into the world of publishing

A few years back I wrote a novel… you know how it goes… it lay finished, I lay exhausted and a tiny bit bored with the whole thing. 494 more words

Welcome to the Wordpress version of my website.

Hi – this is the WordPress version of my website. There might be ads at the bottom.
I use your-site to host http://www.etstudio.net,
it costs me $60 a year for domain registration, and hosting, with no ads. 27 more words

Art Journal


A Review of Punctuation..?

I was recently delighted to receive in the mail a copy of Punctutation..?, an illustrated guide to punctuation marks, published in 2012 by UK book designer,  412 more words

Reading update: short fiction and Wonderbook by Jeff Vandermeer

This week, spurred by either a work-induced existential crisis or a well-meaning attempt to de-clutter both my space and my brain, I got rid of approximately 20 books (while proofreading this post, I realized I typed ‘I got read of 20 books’. 334 more words

Book Porn

Intruder alert....

Got my ‘Hudge-Mudge’ book back from the printers today. Really happy with how it’s turned out. Here are some pages from it (in a totally random order!). 8 more words

Sarah Bowie Illustration

Friday Inspiration: Arturo Chapa

Over the past few weeks I’ve been thinking about, and continue to think about, book design. What are the elements of a good photobook? I have lots of photobooks to look at and I continue to work through them identifying the elements that work and don’t seem to work. 156 more words