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City of the World: 2012 Monumental Collaborative Puzzle Print By Maria Arango Diener
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City of the World 2012 is the tale of a nine-foot, five-panel collaboration woodcut print undertaken by 112 artist printmakers from around the world. The puzzle print project is directed every two... More > years by artist printmaker Maria Arango Diener from Las Vegas, Nevada USA. A woodcut is made by carving an image in relief on a block of wood, applying ink and pressing paper onto the carved block. The result is a mirror image of the carved block. A puzzle print is made by cutting the wood block into pieces, then carving each piece independently. The puzzle is assembled at the press. In this project, each puzzle piece was carved by a different artist. CONTENTS: print information, reproductions of the 9-foot, 5-panel print, key to all the participants, participant individual submissions (aka "city blocks") with information about the image submitted by each, and brief overview of the process. Aside from having participated, this colophon of information may be the next best thing to having been there.< Less
Art Festival Guide: The Artist's Guide to Selling in Art Festivals By Maria Arango
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Making a living as an artist, the brave way! Entertaining and thorough account on how to launch a career as an art festival artist. A book for brave artists who embark on the treacherous and most... More > wonderful adventure of selling artful creations in art festivals and generally directly to the public. What you will need, how to choose shows, sales at the booth, marketing and promotion, setting goals for continued success, display tips, tricks of the trade, staying healthy and much more.< Less