Karen Hanmer

Artists' Books & Installation

Contemporary decorative techniques for leather bindings


Inlaid and incised lines, feathered onlays, inlaid dots, back-pared onlay

 

 

Texture from overlapping strips of leather and from strips of mat board adhered to board before covering

 

 

Texture pressed into leather by strips of mat board and sandpaper

 

 

Printed images protected with mylar, inlay, pochoir, laser printing on leather

 

 


Collages from sanded leather and sanded magazine pages