Mavina Baker



Atropos, 2010: sewn paper bound, letterpress printed on Bugra 130gsm, closed 118 x 156 mm, edition of 30

 

Stony Stories, 2010: Japanese stab binding, digital print on ImaJet Compucolor Satin-Matt 2/Side Coated Card 230gsm, 218 x 105 mm, edition of 30

 

Fowl Play, 2009: concertina fold, linocut (Albion press) and digital print on 290gsm card, closed 210 x 248 mm, edition of 30

 

Commentator series, 2009: about the inherent truths in clichés, proverbs, quotes and old wives tales. Folded broadsheet, digital print on Murano pastel paper 160gsm, closed 102 x 154 mm, edition of 50

 

Journey Book, 2007: soft bound, (with fold out map) woodcut, rubber stamp and inkjet on Seawhite drawing cartridge 220gsm, closed 116 x 160 mm, edition of 40

 

Mavina Baker

Marlborough
Wiltshire
UK

mavina@mavinabaker.com
mavinabaker.com

CV
2008-2011         MA Multidisciplinary Printmaking UWE, Bristol
1997                   Licentiate of the Society of Designer Craftsmen
1994-1997         BA (Hon’s) Textiles 2:1 Surrey Institute of Art and Design

Exhibitions 2009
Transatlantic Print Exchange. University of the West of England, Bristol
UK and the University of the Arts, Philadelphia, USA
The Thy Bottle-Top Badge Project, organised by Pet Galerie for the Limfjord Centre, Doverodde, Denmark
Taipei National University of the Arts, Taiwan, Print Exchange
Poem a Day, BBC Big Screen, Swindon

Statement
The books I make vary in construction and style, and it’s dependent upon the content. I run workshops for small groups, up to a maximum of 6 people, in basic bookbinding. Please contact me if you are interested in workshops.