Whitney Sorrow's Profile
I've been trying to figure out what to do with my hands for as long as I can remember. I've always felt a need to use my hands to make something of which I can be proud. I have tried (and abandoned) so many crafts over the years. But had never found a way to express whatever it is in me that needed expressing.
I cannot remember a time in my life without books. The importance of books in my life is paramount. I love reading them, reading about them, browsing them, collecting them, smelling them, holding them, writing in the margins of them. I need them around me. I am at home in the library, anywhere in the world, even if I don't speak the language.
At some wonderfully serendipitous moment, a couple of years ago, these two lifelong needs mingled. And I bound a book. And it was love! At first I did classic fine bookbinding; hardcovers, using classic…
- Born on October 24
- Joined November 7, 2007