Present Tense   public program with the San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, accompanying the exhibition, Literally

Labyrinth  photographs in accordion binding with hand-stitching in found book covers 

Summer Island  accordion binding in found book covers, photography, drawing

Persons & Places codex binding in found book covers, composite photography with excerpts from the original text

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Blacker Tendencies of Storms  limited edition fan book, poetry/Peter Beaman, photography and book design/Lisa Occhipinti 

Saints and Rebels  concertina binding in found book covers, composite photography


Pastoral  photographs re-bound in altered book 

Asleep in the Afternoon  photographs in accordion binding in vintage book covers

Memoir embroidered photographs on cotton with linen 

Artist Books
A title or a book’s
​theme sparks a new story for these handmade artist books. As reliable and tangible sequences of visual information, they are counterpoint to the swipe of a screen.

Anthropological Anthology    public program with the Craft & Folk Art Museum, Los Angeles and the National Endowment for the Arts based upon Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

What Remains   public program with the Craft & Folk Art Museum, Los Angeles accompanying the artists' books exhibition, Chapters


Collaborative Artist Books   hand-bound books conceived and created for exhibition and public programs 

The Lady of the Lake  simple binding in found book cover, composite photography with drawing, hand-marbelized paper