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Although my work is now primarily a mixture of print, photography and artists books, I have explored and experimented with several media before arriving at this point. My initial degree in Design facilitated this experimentation and also gave me a good training in the use of wood, plastic and metals in the making of objects.

I started working in print when I did my MA at UWE, Bristol. I did my first book binding course at UWE in 2006 and it has become a bit of an addiction. Making Artists Books satisfies my strong craft urges, while also allowing me to continue with print and photography.

Another course in home made rubber stamps lead to a secondary addiction. The process is very similar to lino printing but instead of cutting into lino you use a block of rubber and stamp the image by hand. You can see some images of the process…

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  • Joined April 26, 2008

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About

Although my work is now primarily a mixture of print, photography and artists books, I have explored and experimented with several media before arriving at this point. My initial degree in Design facilitated this experimentation and also gave me a good training in the use of wood, plastic and metals in the making of objects.

I started working in print when I did my MA at UWE, Bristol. I did my first book binding course at UWE in 2006 and it has become a bit of an addiction. Making Artists Books satisfies my strong craft urges, while also allowing me to continue with print and photography.

Another course in home made rubber stamps lead to a secondary addiction. The process is very similar to lino printing but instead of cutting into lino you use a block of rubber and stamp the image by hand. You can see some images of the process here:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/angelacallanan/sets/72157627584085642/

I hope you like what you see. Thank you for stopping by. You can see more of my art work on the various links below:

Full Bio can be found here:
http://preciouslittlebirdy.blogspot.co.uk/p/about.html

http://www.angelacallanan.com/
http://flickr.com/photos/angelacallanan/
http://preciouslittlebirdy.blogspot.com/
http://artistbooks.ning.com/profile/AngelaCallanan
http://twitter.com/preciousbirdy

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