I have just spent 2 fabulous days at the Baltic, exhibiting as part of the Baltic Artist’s Book Fair. The fair consisted of a wonderfully diverse collection of book artist’s and their work all of whom were generous and happy to discuss their practices and ideas.

Below gives just a small snippet of some of the artists who were taking part to give a tiny taste of the event.

 Lucy May Schofield:

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Lucy was hosting the wonderful Biblotherapy Artist’s Book Library, a collection of artist’s books which Lucy will personally prescribe for each visitor.

Hugh Brydon, Roncadora Press:

Printmaker and publisher from from Dumfries, Scotland.

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Sarah Morpeth, an artist working mainly on paper:

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Malcom Gibson and Rachel Gibson:

It was the invitation to contribute to ‘Real Art’ (Andy Law, Elspeth Law, Malcolm Gibson and Rachel Gibson’s) artist’s book which provided my introduction and ongoing involvement with creating and contributing to artist’s books.

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Photographer Joshua Cobbin  from Preston just completed his degree in photography through Nothumbria University was showing a selection of his photographic books.

Artists Sara Wicks was showing her beautiful paper based works.

Miami based artist Marie Marcono‘s calligrapic based work:

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