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The Legacy Press

Ann Arbor, Michigan USA

 

The Legacy Press

 

Books about the Printing, Paper, and Bookbinding Arts

Temporarily Out of Stock!

Demand for this book has been incredible — thank you!

It is now at the printer for the 2nd printing and should be available in mid-October. I am not taking pre-orders for the 2nd printing, so please email me in mid-October to order your copy. Anyone who has already received an invoice from me will have their order filled as soon as payment is received. If you need a copy before the 2nd printing is available, please try the following who may still have copies:

USA:   Colophon Book Shop  •  Oak Knoll Books

 

UK/Europe: Alan Isaac     India: Radha Pandey

Paper and Colour

Dyes and Dyeing around the World

 

Radha Pandey, Editor

 

 

Mary Hark, Peter Boakye   •

Nicholas Cladis   •

Tran Hong Nhung   •

Tatiana Ginsberg   •

Radha Pandey   •

Asao Shimura   •

Susan J. Bryd   •

Catherine Liu   •

 

 

Mary Hark   •

Tran Hong Nhung   •

Tatiana Ginsberg   •

Radha Pandey   •

Asao Shimura   •

Catherine Liu   •

Lisa Miles   •

Catherine Nash, Alison Leggat   •

Genevieve Lapp   •

Julie McLaughlin   •

Velma Bolyard   •

Susan J. Byrd   •

Essays

Adinkra-Stamped Handmade Paper in Ntonso, Ghana

Uchigumo: A Choreography of Clouds

Paper: Breathing New Life into an Art Form Endangered by Extinction

People Were Remarkably Elegant in Those Days

Adding Colour

Kon’nyaku-e 蒟蒻繪

Interview with Sadako Sakurai

Xié and Yìn: The Intersections of Printing and Natural Dyes

 

Recipes

Walnut Ink for Adinkra-Style Stamping

Natural Dyeing with Cẩm Hồng

Suō for Brush Dyeing

Fermented Hemp Dyed with Lac Extract

Kon’nyaku

Natural Dye-Based Relief and Intaglio Ink

Cota Dye Preparation

Earth to Pigment to Paper

Purples Achieved with Tannin and Ferrous Sulphate

Kakishibu Marinade for Thin Kozo Papers

Pigmenting Paper Pulp of Flax or Other Fibers

Paper Threads Dyed with Onion Skins and Alder Cones

292 pages   •   356 illustrations   •   full color   •   10 x 7 in.

softcover   •   2022

 

isbn 9781953421098   •   $45.00