A Guide to Florida, 2016

A Guide to Florida, 2016

Letterpress printed with photopolymer plates on Mohawk Superfine. Case binding with twelve fold-outs. A collaboration between Jessica Peterson and Small Craft Advisory Press, this bookwork contains the words and designs of 12 writers and 12 …

Unbound

Unbound

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Cause and Effect

This is an editioned artists’ book about how racial identity is formed through geography and history. It is an autobiographical story about the connections between a race riot in my hometown, my upbringing and my racial awareness. Cause and Effect

Habitat

Habitat is a letterpress printed artist book about the effects of Hurricane Katrina on Biloxi. I used image and personal narrative, as well as historical and scientific facts to evoke the emotional side effects of a natural disaster. Habitat is a thirteen-fold accordion structure, made entirely of handmade paper. Experimental papermaking techniques, such as pulp painting and collage, are used to enhance the content.