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Sunday
Sep142008

printing by hand

A year and a half ago I met Lena Corwin at her charming home in Brooklyn. I had been asked to design a book project she was working on, and I wanted to meet her and get a feel for things. Along one wall of her studio hung all the patterns she had designed for the book. I loved them all... I love her style, I love her sense of color. They were beautiful, and so is, in my humble opinion, the end result.  

You can see more projects from the book here, and a Q + A with Lena here.

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Reader Comments (9)

the book really is beautiful. . . and inspiring. i wanted to run out and get supplies after reading just two pages. . .

09.15.2008 | Unregistered Commenterkatie

Wow, I'll have to go check out the book!

09.15.2008 | Unregistered CommenterAndi

i can't wait to get this book.

09.15.2008 | Unregistered Commenterlynne

very nice blog
I add it in my friendlinks

09.16.2008 | Unregistered CommenterIsabelle

Lovely! I've had my eye on this one + love Lena. Great job!

09.16.2008 | Unregistered CommenterAnnie

the book is absolutely fantastic, I love the pictures you posted. congratulations

09.18.2008 | Unregistered CommenterJessica

i really love your book, bought it one month ago... I am one of your swiss fans.... :-) greetings, tilda

09.18.2008 | Unregistered CommenterTilda B. Hervé

I love these!

09.18.2008 | Unregistered CommenterA Merry Mishap

i've been anxiously awaiting my copy of this book to arrive. congratulations, it looks lovely!

09.29.2008 | Unregistered Commenterkaryn

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