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Timber trees, Botany, Forests, Farmland, Wisconsin, Printmaking, Neighbors, Anecdotes, artists' books
case bound with fold-out pages, bound in oak cover boards with leather spine and foil stamped spine label; cover; interior pages and spreads. Fifty specimens of timber trees on the farm property of Gaylord Shanilec are printed in full color woodcuts. Anecdotes about the making of the book, the trees, and the neighbors give personality to each tree sample. Ben Verhoeven is RISD alumnus.
[Stockholm, Wis.]:Midnight Paper Sales
©Gaylord Schanilec; Ben Verhoeven, [Stockholm, Wis.]:Midnight Paper Sales
Materials / Techniques
letterpress; woodcut (reductive method); paper; thread; wood; leather; board; cloth