Art Books

Screenprinting, Printmaking and Photographic Processes

Photographic Possibilities, Hirsch, Robert, John Valentino, 2001

The Book of Alternative Photographic Processes, James, Christopher, 2 edition 2009

Coming Into Focus A step by step Alternative Photographic Printing Processes, John Barnier, 2000

Print Liberation: The Screen Printing Primer, Paparone, Nick, Jamie Dillon, and Luren Jenison

Stencil 101: Make Your Mark with 25 Reusable Stencils and Step-by-Step Instructions, Roth, Ed (Paperback – Sep 3, 2008)

The Printmaking Bible: The Complete Guide to Materials and Techniques, d’Arcy Hughes, Ann and Hebe Vernon-Morris

Print, Pattern, Colour, Issett, Ruth; 2007

Digital Photo Art, Airey, Theresa; Lark Books 2005

Beginners Guide to Digital Photo Art, Airey, Theresa; Lark Books 2007

Breakdown Printing, Benn, Claire Lesley Morgan, 2005

Creative Photo Printmaking, Airey Theresa; Amphoto Books 1996

Painterly Photography, Murray, Elizabeth; Pomegranate Books 1993

Stenciling, Robinson, Lynne & Richard Louther; Trafalgar Square Press 1995

Home Screen Printing Workshop, Thimou, Paul; Quary Books 2006

Printmaking in the Sun, Watson-Guptill Publishing 2001

Copy Art, Firpo, Alexander, Katayanagi & Ditlea. New York; R.Marek Pub.1978

Photographic Processes, House Suda, New York; Amphoto 1981

Artistic Photographic Processes, Koehler-Howell Nancy, Davis Publications 1981

Innovative Printing, Newman, Thelma R., New York; Crown Publishers 1977

Breaking All the Rules: A Photo Media Cookbook, Nettles Bea, N.Y., Light-Impressions 1977

Photographic Printmaking Techniques, Sacilotto Del, New York; Watson-Guptill Publishers 1982

Alternative Photographic Processes, Kent, Wade E., New York Morgan Publishers 1978

Polaroid Transfers, Carr Thromond, Kathleen; Amphoto Books 1997

Photomontage, Golding, Steve; Rockport Publishers 1997


Designing and Printing Textiles, Fish, June; Crowood Press 2005

Dyeing and Screen Printing on Textiles, Kinnersly-Taylor, Joanna; A&C Black, updated 2012

Textiles Now, Cole, Drusilla 2008

Contemporary Textiles, the Fabric of Fine Art, Quinn, Bradley, Black Dog Publishing London, UK 2008

Imagery on Fabric, Laury, Ray, Jean C&T Publishing 1992

Imagery on Fabric, Laury, Ray, Jean C&T Publishing Second Edition 1997

Celebrating the Stitch, Smith, Barbara Lee; Taunton Press 1991

Fabric Painting & Dyeing for the Theater, Dryer Deborah; Reed Publisher

Complex Cloth, Dunnewold, Jane; Fiber Studio Press 1996

Artists Books

How to Make Books, Smith, Esther K. 2007

Making Journals by Hand, Thompson, Jason 2000


Rethinking Acrylics, Brady, Patti 2008


Encaustic Workshop, Seggebruch, Patricia Baldwin 2009

The Art of Encaustic Painting, Mattera, Joanne 2001


Principles of Form & Design, Wong, Wucius; Wiley and Sons 1993

Discovering Design, Buchannan/Margolin; University of Chicago 1995

The Nature and Aesthetics of Design, Pye, David; Cambium Press 1978

About artist(s)

WET On Painting, Feminism and Art Culture, Schor, Mira; Duke University Press 1997

Utopia Parkway: The Life & Work of Joseph Cornell, Solomon, Deborah; Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1997

Carr, O’Keefe, Kahlo: Places of Their Own, Rohfsen Udall, Sharyn; Yale University Press 2001

Darger: The Henry Darger Collection at the American Folk Art Museum Anderson, Brooke Davis and Michel Thevoz, Harry N. Abrams 2001

Anima Mundi, Mark Ryden; Porterhouse Fine Art Editions 2001

Carrington—A Life, Gerzina, Gretchen; W Norton Press 1998

The Art of Joan Brown, Tsujimoto/Baas; University of Calif. Berkeley Press 1998

Clip art

Design Parts Sourcebook: Rock and Street Culture: A Collection of Images for Artists and Designers, Oilshock Designs (Paperback – Nov 1, 2008)


Collage Handbook, Digby, Joan & John; Thames & Hudson 1985

Collage, Assemblage and the Found Object, Waldman, Diane; Harry Abrams Inc. 1992

Collage — Pasted, Cut, Torn Papers, Rodari, Florian; 1988

Collage Art — A Step by Step Showcase, Atkinson Jennifer; Rockport Publishers 1996

Collage—Without Liquid Adhesives, Talbot, Jonathan; Weldon/Muir 2001

The Art and Craft of Collage, Larbalestier, Simon Chronicle Books 1990

Writing and Art, Art Criticism

Bird by Bird: Some Instructions for Writing a Life, Lamott, Anne 

Prospects —The Journal of an Artist, Truitt, Ann, Daybook Turn

Art and Soul, Akrana, Flack Audrey, Penguin Group 1986

The Pink Glass Swan, Lippard, Lucy; The New Press 1995

On Longing: Narratives of the Miniature, the Gigantic, the Souvenir, the Collection, Stewart, Susan; Duke University Press 1993

The Object of Labor Art, Cloth, and Cultural Production, Livingstone, Joan; John Ploof 2007

Theories and Documents of Contemporary Art: A Source Book of Artists’ Writings, Stiles, Kristine & Peter Selz; University of California Press 1996

Men Need Space, Hill, Judyth; Sherman Asher Publishing 1996

A Presence of Angels, Hill, Judyth; Sherman Asher Publishing 1995

Writing About Art, Sayer, Henry 1999 Prentice Hall

Career Development

The Practical Handbook for the Emerging Artist, Lazzani R. Margaret; Harcourt Brace 1997

How to Survive and Prosper as an Artist, Michels, Carol, Henry; Holt 1997

Creating A Life Worth Living, Lloyd, Carol; Harper 1997


The Island of the Mapmakers Wife & Other Tales, Sides, Marilyn; Random House 1996

Sixteen Pleasures and  Fall of the Sparrow, Hellenga, Robert

And more

The Woman Who Discovered Printing, Barrell, T.H. 2009

Ceramics & Print, Scott Paul; University of Philadelphia Press 1995

Sacred Arts of Haitian Voodoo, Cosentino, Donald J.; UCLA Regents 1995

The Sequin Artists of Haiti, Girouard, Tina; Girouard Art Project 1994

Appearance & Reality, Hogan, Stephen; Cambium Press 2000

Color on Paper and Fabric, Issett, Ruth; Handbook Press 1998

Brush, Sponge, Stamp, DeSimone/Stewart; Quarry Books 1998

Art and Reality, Abbott, Robert J. Seven; Locks Press 1997

The Art and Craft of Paper, Faith, Shannon; Chronicle Press 1994

Polaroid Transfers, Carr Thromond, Kathleen; Amphoto Books 1997

Photomontage, Golding, Steve; Rockport Publishers 1997