The inside of a home is a personal and private place. Not everyone gets to see it. I asked my peers to share with me a photo of their favorite spot at home. This book gives a glimpse into their personal place with photos transferred with gel medium onto acrylic laser cut pages.
A handmade book that contains a collection of photos and personal essays capturing and responding to various places and spaces visited in Richmond during my graduate seminar class.
A modified Turkish map fold design is the foundation for the structure of this piece. There are six quadrants that each open to reveal a different handwritten verses on vellum.
This interactive book adds life to the typical form filling personality test “Myers-Briggs Type Indicator.” The simplistic design physically involves the reader with pull tabs that reveal the profile letter answer for each question. Bound with a Coptic button hole binding technique.