Sunday, January 10, 2010

Patience: Handmade Books

For those of you who are interested in bookmaking, here's a wonderfully made video that displays Patience, the puzzle-like work of paper artist, Randi Parkhurst of the Pacific Northwest. I found it mesmerizing to watch how each book fits perfectly back into place. It's even more impressive when you keep in mind that Randi made all of the individual papers that compose each book!

Patience from Glowing Heads on Vimeo.

Find lots more information about artists' books at Randi's website and her enjoyable blog.


  1. It just keeps going and going and going! Love it!

  2. Oh my gosh, you're busted Ann for finding this! All I could say was WOW when it was over. And I am so relaxed from the music I cannot move :o) Thanks for sharing the info. I needed this reminder about patience, but my goodness, what a way to present it! LOL hugs xo

  3. That was amazing. Thanks for making my jaw hit my keyboard.
    What a lot of work. Wow. Thanks for sharing.

  4. That is awesome! Makes me want to start binding books.


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