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  • Susan Angebranndt
    I thought people on this list would be interested in the recent issues of the PCBA journal, Ampersand, as one comes with a 10:1 Scale model of the Vandercook
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      I thought people on this list would be interested in the recent issues of
      the PCBA journal, Ampersand, as one comes with a 10:1 Scale model of the
      Vandercook Universal 1 Hand Test Press for you to construct and the second
      has an article on the origins of the California job case.


      "Ampersand" is the quarterly journal of the Pacific Center for the Book
      Arts (PCBA). It has articles about all aspects of the book arts, from
      historical commentary to profiles of working artists to practical how-to
      tutorials. The informative articles are generously illustrated with
      photographs. Back issues are available for $16 to US addresses (includes
      shipping) or $19 to non-US addresses. Information about back issues and
      ordering is available at http://www.greenchairpress.com/amp.cgi Find out
      more about the PCBA or become a member on our website: http://www.pcba.info

      The Fall 2009 and Winter 2010 issues are now available.

      The Fall 2009 issue includes a 10:1 Scale model of the Vandercook Universal
      1 Hand Test Press for you to construct. In this issue:

      A Vandercook Potluck
      2009 marked the 100th anniversary of the Vandercook proof press. John
      McBride reports on a celebration in San Francisco.

      Profile/Donna Seager: Patron Saint of the Artist Book
      Donna Seager Gallery in San Rafael is renowned for its selection of
      artists' books. Emily Marks talks to Donna about her passion for artist's
      books.

      Translating a Complex Fine Press Edition into a Trade Edition
      Johnny Carrera reveals the process of collaborating with Chronicle Books to
      produce the trade edition of his fine press book, "Pictorial Webster's."

      Review/Bunny Matters
      Christine Hemp reviews artist Sas Colby's first editioned book, "Bunnies on
      Ice."

      Review/Miscreant: An (Ant)hology
      Lars Kim reviews the latest book from Litorial Press, a compendium of poems
      about ants.

      Appreciation/Carl Dern: A Remembrance

      Diversion/A Gothic Text

      End Note/Book Manners: Lesson Number 2

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      The Winter 2010 issue:

      History/Origin of the California Job Case
      Ever wondered how the California job case came to be? Fred Williams did the
      research for you.

      Profile/Book Artists Who Make Their own Paper: Peter Thomas, Mary Ellen
      Long and Lisa Beth Robinson.
      Debbie Kogan talked to three book artists who make their own paper about
      what making their own paper contributes to their art. This is part one of a
      two-part series.

      Took/Book Arts Tools on Etsy
      Susan Angebranndt shows us some of the book arts tools available on Etsy.com

      Reflection/So What Do We Call Ourselves Anyway?
      Peter Thomas proposes a new name for book artists. Let us know what you think!

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      Susan Angebranndt
      Green Chair Press
      web: www.GreenChairPress.com
      email: books@...
      blog: www.GreenChairPress.com/blog/
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