Garden Book : Northshore


Garden Book : Northshore

artists book
Size: 4.5 H x 3W x .5 D, closed

Subjects: contemplation
Styles: suggestive, nature
Mediums: drawing,
Materials: paper, natural dye, textiles, colored pencil and ink.



A soft, stitched, boiled book of paper and antique cloth.

This book was actually cooked in a natural dye bath for 2 hours, left to soak over night and then dried.12 folios, Coptic unique, dye and eco-prints, 300# watercolor paper, found textiles, colored pencil

Artists’ Book, works on paper

Susan Hensel
Susan Hensel is a multidisciplinary artist, with a 50+ year career, who combines a mixed media practice with embroidery across digital and manual platforms. Susan received her BFA from the University of Michigan in 1972 with a double major in painting and sculpture and a concentration in ceramics. With a history, to date, of over 200 exhibitions, more than 30 of them solo, twenty garnering awards. Above all, Hensel’s desire to communicate stories through art continues to be a powerful motivator. Hensel’s artwork is known and collected nationwide, represented in collecting libraries and museums.


Additional information

Dimensions 2 × 21 × 21 in