This is a Handmade Art Book made with paper produced from heirloom table linen originating from the early textile mills of Rhode Island. It is in homage to the artists’ New England cultural heritage and inspired by photographs taken by the artists.
Design & images: Robin Lee Reed
Pen illustrations: Thornton K. Lothrop
Cover paper: Handmade family heirloom linen, cotton linter & abaca with pigmented paper pulp
Quotations: Selected from the writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 – 1882), a native of New England
Typography: Minion Pro designed by Robert Slimbach
Production: Films and photo-polymer plates
Printing: Vandercook letterpress
Concertina fold: hand bound and assembled at the Center for Book Arts & Logan Elm Press at The Ohio State University.