The Virginia Arts of the Book Center proudly presents its 2013 Collaborative project, a“Bookmaker’s Dozen” of miniature books. This set of fifteen handmade miniature books showcases a variety of printing styles including letterpress, lithography, etching, & giclée and a variety of folding/binding styles including coptic, stiff board, accordion, and non-adhesive bindings. The books are […]
VABC Member Lana Lambert just completed a poster for the James River Artisan Festival (Sunday, Sept 29th). She designed the poster, cut it in linoleum, and printed it on our Vandercook Universal I. For a detailed look at the complete artistic process (start to finish) go to Lana’s Pistoles Press website.
As part of the Virginia Folklife Apprentice Program master printer Garrett Queen and his apprentice Lana Lambert designed and handprinted this classic fight poster. Utilizing solid tone blocks, wood and lead type and photopolymer plates the poster was printed on VABC’s Universal One in a limited edition of 100. To view a slide show on the printing […]
The bookmaking workshop focused on the construction of a continuous-accordion carousel book. Book artists use cutouts, decorative paper, and design elements to convert the basic structures, shown in the photograph, to create a series of three-dimensional “scenes” or “images.” Book covers can be added so that the book closes into a standard case binding. Alternately, soft covers can be added […]
“From the Woods to the Ocean” A collection of prints, paintings, and artist books by Lana Lambert Main Gallery at the McGuffey Art Center 201 Second Street NW Charlottesville, VA June 29th through August 15th 2010 Opening reception with refreshments to be held July 2nd 2010 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm Lana Lambert is an artist […]