This book presents a selection of photographs, food tips and recipes from the archive of Ruth Wheeler tipped into Hedi Kyle’s Panorama Landscape structure. The unfolding structure is held closed with a soft wrap around cover then cased into hard covers. Text from Book of the Camp Fire Girls, 1958 edition, published by Camp Fire Girls, Inc. Text and illustrations from Camp Fire Cookery for Camp Fire Girls published by the Kellog Company (publication date unknown) Photographs scanned from originals taken by Ruth Wheeler during the years 1944-1950
Materials 10 pt tag board, elephant hide covers tock, bond paper with surface applied color and laser printing, photographs, book board, lokta paper and book cloth.
Alicia Bailey is a studio artist working across multiple disciplines. She has focused on book arts and assemblage since the mid-nineties, producing artists’ books, sculptural books and limited edition books. Her work embraces a wide variety of methods and materials. It has been featured in dozens of solo and group exhibits throughout the world and is held in numerous public, private and special collections. An archive of her work in the book arts is under development at Penrose Special Collections, University of Denver, Denver, Colorado. Alicia is also owner/director at Abecedarian Gallery in Denver. The gallery, located in Denver’s Art District on Santa Fe, has an ongoing commitment to and focus on book arts and works on paper.