The 4th Annual Book Arts Improv
January 5, 2014
January 5 – February 1, 2014
Starting on Sunday, January 5th, I will enter into a four-week stretch of improvisational bookmaking. Depending on the content and complexity of the book, an edition of three or more will be created each week.
Here’s how it will work:
- Sunday: I’ll post a call on my blog for specific suggestions that will be incorporated into a handmade book.
- Tuesday: One entry will be selected at random. Not only will that person’s suggestions be used, but the winner will also receive a copy of the book.
- Wednesday: My Worktable Wednesday blog post will be used to show the progress of the book.
- Saturday: The book will be unveiled on my blog.
In addition to there being a winner each week, there will also be a winner at the end of the Book Arts Improv event. Everyone who has posted suggestions for each week will be entered into a drawing (one entry per person, per week). If you have participated in the Improv for more than one week, each week’s post will count as one entry. The winner of the final drawing will win a copy of each of the four books created.
FYI – It’s really hard to complete an edition of books in the span of a week. If you win one week of the Improv, please be patient with me as I work to complete the edition – it may take me a while to get the remaining books done.
I’ll see you at the Improv!