Emily Martin is an illustrious book artist and the author of works such as Is That What You Are Wearing?, Lasagna Then and Now, and Romantic Advice from a Christmas Cookie. In all seriousness, Martin’s work is just plain fun. She has mastered some of the most unique forms of book making, and made her name by combining playfulness with precision.
Sleepers, Dreamers, and Screamers, 2006
Emily Martin is the proprietor of Naughty Dog Press. Throughout her career she has created over thirty- five limited edition artist’s books. Her work is in public and private collections internationally. Check out her website for more information: http://emilymartin.com
Emily Martin’s book, Eyes were Watching, is currently on exhibit at the Center For Book Arts. So If you haven’t come by yet to check out our current exhibit, From Bande Dessinée to Artist’s buy modafinil vietnam Book:
Testing the Limits of Franco-Belgian Comics, now you have one more good reason to come by.
Most exciting of all, Emily Martin is teaching a class at the Center, the weekend of June 29-30, called “Magic Books, or Now You See It, Now You Don’t.” Who better to teach a course on structures that bend the imagination and topsy- turvy the common book ? Register now and you can learn how to make things called “flexagons” and “magic wallets*”.
Fly Away, 2005
*magic wallets refer to a book structure; magic not guaranteed to transfer to fiscal matters.
-Francesca Austin- Ochoa
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