Rag And Bone

I was delighted to discover the lovely Rag And Bone blog today. I’ve just spent several happy hours reading their entire archives. If you’re interested in paper as an art medium, journalling, book artists or bookbinding, then you definitely need to check them out. They’re also a great example of a small craft business (they […]

Craft Boom Blog

Lisa Lam, who runs U-Handbag has just started a new blog called Craft Boom, which is all about marketing for craft businesses. There’s some great stuff over there that ties in nicely with what I’ve been writing in my Artists Online series. I spotted Lisa’s announcement over on Flickr – yet another confirmation that Flickr […]

Cara Barer

For some reason, I seem to be very attuned to art made from books this week. Cara Barer is a photographer who often works with old discarded books, which she soaks in water and shapes into new forms before photographing. She says: My photographs are primarily a documentation of a physical evolution. I have changed […]

Email Update

OK, after nearly two weeks of hassle, it looks – fingers crossed – as though my email is now working properly again. If you’ve contacted me by email in the last couple of weeks and I haven’t got back to you then I probably didn’t get it, so please do send it again. I’ve also […]