Sue Huggins Leopard
Veda and Meda Rives
Thomas Parker Williams
Guild of Book Workers
Ellen Knudson is a book artist / designer producing handmade books under the imprint Crooked Letter Press. She is also currently an Associate in Book Arts at The University of Florida. Her work is in the collections of San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Yale University, Duke University, and many other national and international collections.
Lugubrious Distance, 2010
Lugubrious Distance is a book about the artist's feelings of longing for her home state of North Carolina. "Noticing the unnoticed is a running theme in the work I produce. I raise the ordinary to the surface because I find it to be the most honest, vibrant, and beautiful. Beauty is just fine with me."
Dimensions: 5.5 x 8.5 x 1.25 inches, 14 x 21.5 x 3 centimeters
Letterpress printed from metal type and magnesium plates. Illustrations are 4-color. Handmade gampi papers and Rives BFK in an original book structure.