Exciting One-of-a-kind Artist Book

Exciting One-of-a-kind Artist Book from Dave Wood Art

By: Dave Wood Art  15-Oct-2015
Keywords: Fine Art, Artists, Fine Arts, Australian Art

NEW ARTIST'S BOOK HOT OF THE PRESS! Dave has just completed a second Concertina Book of Henry Lawson's fabulous poem, Reedy River. Perhaps one of Lawson's lesser known poems, the message is depicts outback Australia in a very special way. Dave has skilfully interpreted the text using a series of hand cut-out pages to convey the poet's message, . You will notice on the page displayed, subtle colours have been added to the black image to add a further dimension to the work. The lettering is written in gouache on two pages - check out our website to view examples of both sides of the images and the calligraphy concepts. This is the first time has time Dave has created this style of Artist's Book in a concertina format using such delicate cut-out images. This format allows the book to be viewed fully open or page by page. It's a great example of the artist's creative skill and myriad of lettering styles using the one calligraphic hand, for which he is renowned worldwide!

Keywords: Artists Books, Artists, Fine Arts, Australian Art, Buy Art, Fine Art, Online Art Gallery, Original Art

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