This neat little book is currently for sale on my Etsy page!
- Travel Journal Made out of Repurposed Pants
I was recently commissioned to create a journal for my friend Matt's birthday - made extra special because in the years past he's commissioned me to make seven different books…
- Miniature Book of Boston
When I was working in a library a few summers ago I came across a beautiful old map of Boston from 1858 - I made several copies of it, and…
- Lotus Blossom Journal
Lotus Blossom Journal Originally uploaded by MissRuth I'm proud of this latest hardcover book - it showcases some of my favorite papers and book cloth. The book was completely made…
Hi! I'm Ruth Bleakley, an American book artist who lives in Florida. As a former military kid, I've also lived in Texas, New York and Massachusetts. Growing up, I spent 11 out of 18 years living overseas in Germany, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait. So, basically a citizen of the world!
In 2016 I starred in a Japanese TV show about papermaking - you can read about that strange and wonderful journey here.
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