Book Arts

This page contains the books that I have made over the years, the majority are made in connection with residencies and other projects, but are gathered here to give an overview of the work.

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Documentation of a bus journey from Bergen to Røldal in Norway, along fjords and over mountain passes. Concertina in a slip case. 5 x 5 x 5 cm. Edition of 25 screen printed.
36 Tunnels and a Ferry: Documentation of a bus journey from Bergen to Røldal in Norway, along fjords and over mountain passes. Concertina in a slip case. 5 x 5 x 5 cm. Edition of 25 screen printed.

Twelve Japanese wooden postcards screen printed with a collection of blue objects spotted during a train journey around Japan. Housed in a wooden box. Edition of 10. 2015.
Japan Blues: Twelve Japanese wooden postcards screen printed with a collection of blue objects spotted during a train journey around Japan. Housed in a wooden box. Edition of 10. 2015.

Digitally printed book contain images of the 43 sea postcards that were cast into the sea during the Tall Ships Races residency in 2011. Removalbe sleeve printed with maps and postcard information. Edition of 200. 10 x 15cm
Sea Postcards: Digitally printed book contain images of the 43 sea postcards that were cast into the sea during the Tall Ships Races residency in 2011. Removalbe sleeve printed with maps and postcard information. Edition of 200. 10 x 15cm

Text piece flip book documenting the voyage of the Swan during the Tall Ships Races 2011 residency. Digitally printed on Munken paper. Edition of 200. 6.5 x 15 x 2 cm
All Ships! Tall Ships!: Text piece flip book documenting the voyage of the Swan during the Tall Ships Races 2011 residency. Digitally printed on Munken paper. Edition of 200. 6.5 x 15 x 2 cm

These four books all represent journeys of some kind.
Book covers: These four books all represent journeys of some kind.

I selected one ticket for each year over a period of ten years, for a train journey that had some significance to me. The train tickets have been enlarged and printed in blue (instead of the usual orange). Screen printed, perforated concertina book. Edition of 16. 14 x 9 cm.
10 Significant Train Journeys : I selected one ticket for each year over a period of ten years, for a train journey that had some significance to me. The train tickets have been enlarged and printed in blue (instead of the usual orange). Screen printed, perforated concertina book. Edition of 16. 14 x 9 cm.

This documents the Sustrans bike route 24 from Bath to Frome, using images of signage along the way. Screen printed concertina book, 10 x 10 cm. Sold out.
Cycle Ride: This documents the Sustrans bike route 24 from Bath to Frome, using images of signage along the way. Screen printed concertina book, 10 x 10 cm. Sold out.

Over the years I have collected in peoples drawings of the British Isle from memory. This screen printed book looks at the real outline and those drawn. Printed on tracing paper. 10x 15 cm Edition of 30.
Physical Boundaries of an Island: Over the years I have collected in peoples drawings of the British Isle from memory. This screen printed book looks at the real outline and those drawn. Printed on tracing paper. 10x 15 cm Edition of 30.

Letterpress printed perfect bound flip book of 121 pages. Each page contains words taken from the journal written on a 121 day bicycle journey to Iceland, via Orkney, Shetland, Faroes and home via Norway and Denmark in 2000.
Edition of 40. 15 x 6,5 x 2cm
Malbik Endar: Letterpress printed perfect bound flip book of 121 pages. Each page contains words taken from the journal written on a 121 day bicycle journey to Iceland, via Orkney, Shetland, Faroes and home via Norway and Denmark in 2000. Edition of 40. 15 x 6,5 x 2cm

A screenprinted book, cut and folded from one piece of paper with slipcase. Arrows and words to describe a bicycle journey to Peter
Getting Lost (A Short made long by getting lost journey): A screenprinted book, cut and folded from one piece of paper with slipcase. Arrows and words to describe a bicycle journey to Peter's Barn Gallery where the reader can follow a journey of getting lost and the events that happened on the way. Edition of 22. 10 x 10 x 2cm. Copy sold to the Tate.

The Consequences of Whispering at Dinner Time is the documentation of a game of
: The Consequences of Whispering at Dinner Time is the documentation of a game of 'Telephone' during a dinner party in Bristol.

Screenprinted concertina book of blue, black and white images from a ten day hut to hut ski tour in Stolsheimen, Norway. The colours and feel of the book reflects the colours of the mountains and 1930
Greetings From Norway: Screenprinted concertina book of blue, black and white images from a ten day hut to hut ski tour in Stolsheimen, Norway. The colours and feel of the book reflects the colours of the mountains and 1930's graphics from the tour guides found in the huts. Edition of 25. 10 x 6.5cm

A unique book of collected objects from the roads of France during a 4 week cycle ride. Wooden box containing paper sleeve containing a concertina of collected objects. 15 x 10.5 x 8 cm
4 Weeks in France: A bike ride 2001: A unique book of collected objects from the roads of France during a 4 week cycle ride. Wooden box containing paper sleeve containing a concertina of collected objects. 15 x 10.5 x 8 cm

Screenprinted ring bound book of gloves and socks knitted and temporarily donated by Norwegians to be exhibited at Norway Day, part of the VARC residency 2008.
Edition of 20. 14.5 x 7.5cm
Norway Knits (Ways to Keep Warm in Winter): Screenprinted ring bound book of gloves and socks knitted and temporarily donated by Norwegians to be exhibited at Norway Day, part of the VARC residency 2008. Edition of 20. 14.5 x 7.5cm

This is one is a series of iMiMAPS that were made for the Raffle Tickets and Midges project from the VARC residency in 2008. A screen printed cover contains a foldout map of all the paths and roads followed during a one year period in Northumberland. Edition of 13.
Journeys around Highgreen: This is one is a series of iMiMAPS that were made for the Raffle Tickets and Midges project from the VARC residency in 2008. A screen printed cover contains a foldout map of all the paths and roads followed during a one year period in Northumberland. Edition of 13.