TACTILE SKETCHBOOK a book or folio of pages incorporating drawing + textilian elements such as cloth or thread

TACTILE SKETCHBOOK I
Gouache, rescued textiles, photograph scraps, pencil drawings, indigo dye and thread on Japanese design book
6 x 9 inches (verso and recto pages)

 

LA POETICA (Nostro Novecento) 
10 of 20 pages, with cover and endpage
Ink and gouache drawings, pencil, rescued boro and hand-dyed indigo textiles, thread, remnants, and other ephemera sewn on poetry anthology pages (Author: Franco Mollia, 1967)
5 x 7 inches

 

INDIGO BLUE PASSING BY (#maryleebendolph) 
Rescued indigo-dyed textiles and thread on vintage book pages
approx 6 x 8 inches

 

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SAILING 
Gouache, rescued and modern boro textiles, ink drawings, pencil, Icelandic wool, thread on vintage book pages
6 x 9 inches

 

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GARDEN 
Gouache painting, pencil drawing, pastel, rescued textiles, thread on vintage book pages
5 x 7.25 inches

 

DRAWN LINE SEWN LINE INKED LINE 
Gouache, ink, pencil and thread on vintage book pages
approx 6 x 9 inches

 


OTHER BOOKS AND STUDIES

 

 

SEA MEETS NIGHT SKY (Blönduós ICELAND) 
First 44 of 144 views
Ink, powdered indigo, gouache, and pastel pencil on paper
11 x 14 inches

 

SECRET LANGUAGE BETWEEN MOTHER & CHILD   
Symbols and imaginary paper folding diagrams juxtaposed with compressed lines of my mother’s poetry
Digital print on paper and marker
8 x 10 inches