Ruth-Ann Rohman

Ruth-Ann Rohman, 5168 La Caņada Blvd, La Caņada-Flintridge, CA 91011

Description: Non-adhesive binding covered in handmade occidental paper made by the binder; sewn on 6 split alum-tawed goat thongs using a herringbone stitch; thongs laced through covers with bone clasps.

Binder's Statement: My teacher Margaret "Peggy" Leaky said a book is not a brick! As this is a paper specimen book, it seemed fitting to have a limp paper cover. There is nothing more elegant than a finely made sheet of paper, to have 27 sheets and the words of those papermakers is wonderful

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