Studies in composition through the arrangement of the printed shapes from the reverse side of wood type. I am interested in the trace of time and the alterations made to this type by the human hand (and in a few cases, rodents) as evidenced by the wood grain, irregularities, and modifications made over the years. Letterpress printed from wood type in the collection of Penland School of Crafts. : 12" x 18" : 2016


Made in collaboration with Leslie Noell during a winter residency, the following works are letterpress printed from the back of wood type found in the collection of Penland School of Crafts : 2017