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All Parkside Harmony books are made entirely by hand by me, Erica Daschbach. Each book is made with Stonehenge 100% cotton paper which is a heavy weight (90 lb) paper chosen by mixed media artists all over the world. Each sheet of Stonehenge paper is hand cut, hand torn, hand folded, and hand sewn. I bind each book with an exposed spine Coptic Style which allows the book to lay flat when open for easy sketching, writing, and drawing. Every book is unique.
I was first introduced to bookbinding while working on my undergraduate degree in Studio Art at Arizona State University. My first 2D Design class was taught by a graduate student who specialized in Book Arts. We completed several book projects in that class, and I was hooked! I went on to study Artist Books,...
- Born on September 17
- Joined February 12, 2009
Italian Paper, Florentine Paper, Tuscan Paper, Chiyogami Paper, Katazome shi Japanese Paper, Indian Screen Print Paper, Handmade Paper, Designer USA Prints, cotton paper, waxed linen thread, Stonehenge paper, watercolor paper