Holiday Cards Exchange – 11.19.15

Beautiful handmade Holiday Cards (or books!) were exchanged at the Northwoods Book Arts Guild meeting on November 19, 2015.  View images of the creative and delightful work below!

Materials: Birchbark and linen thread

“From the Heart” by Nancy Hummel

"This Time of Year" Structure: Hemo-leaf stab binding in a casement; Materials: Folder stock, Shin Inbe paper, rice paper, Rives BFK, parchment paper, waxed linen, antique button

“This Time of Year” by Susan Campbell

"Winter Solstice" Structure: Folio; Materials: Printed and sewn on decorated paper

“Winter Solstice” by Mary Maisch

"Winter Solstice" Structure: Folio; Materials: Printed and sewn on decorated paper

“Winter Solstice” by Mary Maisch

"Winter" Structure: Modified Tunnel Book; Materials: Paste paper, etc.

“Winter” by Margo Klass

"Miles to Go" Structure: Figure 8 Stitch; Materials: Paper, print, board

“Miles to Go” by Laurel Herbek

"Poinsettia Cards" Structure: Folio; Materials: Water Color and Paper

“Poinsettia Cards” by Kathy Dietrich

"Ornament" Folded structure. Materials: bookboard, old Children's Christmas Book, Ribbon

“Ornament” by Corlis Taylor

"In Celebration of Solstice" Accordion Structure, Strathmore 400 Series 80# paper, Golden acrylics, Cardstock, Waxed Linen thread

“In Celebration of Solstice” by Connie Stricks; Poem by Ted Kooser