Category: News & Updates

{9.9.15} Artist at Work at the Rochester Public Market

One of my favorite aspects of the city, is the Rochester Public Market. Not only can you buy delicious local produce direct from the farmers – but this past week, you could see me demonstrating some bookbinding! To raise awareness

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{4.21.15} Books, books and more books! 9th Annual Buffalo Small Press Book Fair

I had such a wonderful weekend at the Buffalo Small Press Book Fair! I spent the weekend participating in this unique show – filled with printers, illustrators, authors, book makers and other book-ish people. I had a display of my

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{11.20.14} The Local Knowledge Industry: WXXI Connections Radio Show

I recently was on WXXI’s Connections with Evan Dawson! I was there as part of a group with the owners of the Rochester Brainery. We discussed all the interesting classes being offered at the Brainery and I was able to

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{11.11.14} FOX Rochester’s ‘Good Day Rochester’ TV spot!

I was fortunate enough to be asked by the fabulous ladies at the Rochester Brainery to come in (bright and early!) to be on Fox Rochester’s “Good Day Rochester” morning news program! The short segment features a brief overview of

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{7.22.14} Recap: JACK Fine Craft and Trade Fair

This past Sunday I took part in the Jack of all Trades Fine Craft and Trade Fair in Buffalo. This was the first year for the event and the show was well organized, fun, and filled with people throughout the

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{6.16.14} Rochester Yelp Elite’s Get Schooled on Bookbinding!

Last week I had the pleasure of taking part in a Yelp Elite event at the Rochester Brainery. Yelp Rochester holds once monthly private events for their “Elite” users in the area – users who are active in the community,

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{4.8.14} Reflections on a Bookish Weekend

What a fantastic weekend at the Buffalo Small Press Book Fair! Saturday and Sunday was spent at the Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum in Buffalo sharing my miniature book necklaces with hundreds of fellow book-lovers and makers. This all-book related show

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{2.27.14} Bookbinding for Fun at the Rochester Brainery

Last night, I taught a hands-on workshop at the Rochester Brainery about non-adhesive bindings. I spent just over two hours with 15 students. We started by looking through some photos of both pamphlet stitch books and coptic or chain stitched

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{1.17.14} VIDEO: A Look Inside of Just Terrific

This week, Jon and I made a promotional video for Just Terrific. He filmed, edited, recorded the sound, and even wrote an original song for this video. I wanted to produce something that would inform and interest people in my

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{3.4.13} A Weekend to Remember

On March 2nd, I participated in the Fairport School Office Professional Associations Spring Craft Sale. It was the first craft show for Just Terrific, and I thought it was very fitting that it took place in Fairport High School, where

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