Introduction[ edit ] After the shake-up in comics that resulted from the publication of Seduction of the InnocentDC Comics searched for a way to portray Wonder Woman that would be acceptable to parents. One of the more favored approaches was to publish a series of "Impossible Tales" in which Wonder Woman Diana appeared for various reasons side-by-side with younger versions of herself as well as her mother, creating a "Wonder Family.
No Form of Love: Peter and Donna Thomas, Letterpress printed on Peter's handmade paper, using old wood and various metal typefaces, with a rainbow roll of ink that goes from red to purple. No two copies are exactly the same.
The back of the scroll was printed with hearts that were carved in a linoleum block by Donna for Peter on Valentine's Day.
The scroll is wrapped around a capped brass shaft.
This scroll unit is slipped inside a hole that was drilled into a small paduk wood block. This block was in turn glued as a textblock into the covers of the book. The outside cover is made from Peter's handmade paper.
It has a title label glued on the front cover. This label which depicts violets and the script initials "E. ER states that in her day it was the custom to give violets as a token of affection to ones' lovers. The book was made as an expression of love: The text was taken from one of Eleanor Roosevelt's personal notebooks.
It was written as a comment on a book she was reading at the time, as a statement that one should be free to choose whom one loves.the john muir exhibit - people - peter and donna thomas - living people influenced by john muir - john muir exhibit.
Peter and Donna Thomas.
Peter and Donna Thomas, of Santa Cruz, California, are book artists. They make paper, write, illustrate, print and bind limited edition, handmade books. Product Description. Returning home from college one Christmas, young artist Thomas Kinkade (Jared Padalecki) is dismayed to learn that attempts to promote local tourism have failed and his mother (Marcia Gay Harden) is dangerously close to losing the family cottage to foreclosure.
As stylistic innovators of the field, Peter and Donna Thomas have won several awards for their one-of-a-kind books. Under the previous imprint of The Good Book Press and the current imprint, Peter and Donna Thomas: Santa Cruz, their books have been shown in individual and group exhibitions in the United States and webkandii.coms: 2.
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Piute Creek () Gary Snyder. 11 by 9 by 1 ¾ inches.A scrolling book with a 73 by 6 inch scroll. Snyder’s breakthrough poem is letterpress printed in 3 colors, using Centaur and wood types.