2011 Poppytalk Handmade Paper Goods Guide (Part 4)


roughdrAftbooks is a one-woman book studio in the heart of Philadelphia. Started in 2003 by e Bond, roughdrAftbooks aims to make beautiful, one-of-a-kind hand crafted books, journals, stationery and art pieces that blur the lines between fine art and utilitarian objects. The books she makes are to be used daily to document every moment in life.

e has exhibited her books and artwork at The Paley & Levy Galleries at Moore College of Art & Design, B Square Gallery, The Kimmel Center and in conjunction with the Philadelphia Center for the Book. Her work has also been published in 500 Handmade Books: Inspiring Interpretations of a Timeless Form, by Lark Books and a series of journals can currently be found in Anthropologie stores nationwide.

See You There

See You There is a little shop that creates customized designed photo albums. Every album is printed on fine professional Fuji photo paper. The pages lay flat providing for a beautiful presentation! They make a fantastic gift, baby book, wedding album, or can be used to commemorate a fabulous vacation, prom, or any special event.

poppytalk handmade: see you there

Slow Industries

Slow Industries specializes in precision-cut linoleum block illustrations, letterpress printed posters, and commercial grade one-liners. All of their prints feature hand-set wood and metal type and are printed by hand on a big ol' Vandercook cylinder proof press.

poppytalk handmade: slow industries

Jan Halvarson

1 comment:

vosgesparis said...

I love thes in all kind off forms;) Kinda have a small collection also.. I really would like to introduce Kucin to you, a friend of mine who has beautiful though handmade diary's and note books I wrote about him in this post.. Don't want to spam but I think it is interesting for you ;)


Have a great weekend!