Nelly Gable of the Imprimerie National d’ France visits Julia Ferrari once again, to renew their work and studies together. Two years ago Nelly Gable, award winning French punchcutter, received a mission order from the French government to travel to teach Julia Ferrari the art of punchcutting, the ancient art of engraving letters at size [...]
Category Archives: Refounding Golgonooza
Recently I went down to Boston to pick up the finished exhibit: “The Whole Art of Language: Julia Ferrari and Dan Carr’s Presses at Golgonooza,” which was up for a time at the Massachusetts College of Art & Design. Everything was packed and waiting for me. In fact, everything could have come back to me [...]
LIFE LOOKING BACK AT US Excerpted from Vermont Views Magazine … In Between I sit here today in the streaming sunshine, warm and well enough. The cup of green tea in my hands becomes a meditation on just being here, being present. I am amazed at the fluid layers of [...]
Writers workshop. Exploring the many dimensions of Journaling, Includes writing and image making, as well as our interactions with Nature. Price $140.* April 16, 17, 18, 19 see Workshops listings for these and other classes. Final Applications due April 5 th *$125. Deposit to reserve space, (nonrefundable if cancelled less than 10 days before start [...]
I attended the CODEX Bookfair February 8-11 out in the San Francisco area. Saw lots of familiar faces and some beautiful books. Came back to over 4 feet of snow in Boston. Had to shovel the hard ice where I had been plowed in at my driveway, at 10:30 at night, by the headlights from [...]
At the Open House and Golgonooza House “Warming” we had 25 people attending. It was very comforting to have the support of all these special people, many of whom drove a distance to be here. I have dedicated part of my “Vermont Views” article this month to my feelings after this event, and include an [...]
We are offering these small enrollment* intensives Intro to Letterpress : January 29-February 1st We will begin with the basics of hand composition and design and print a broadside with the quote of your choice. $900. Writers Broadside intensive: January 22-25 We will compose, select, design and Letterpress Print your own poem or prose lines, making [...]
From November 17 -21, 2014, Thom Burden’s extraordinary team worked to install heat back into Golgonooza. It has been a full year since I lost the use of the last pellet boiler, the day before Thanksgiving, 2013, and I survived the winter using only the back up oil boiler which did not keep up through [...]
A grey day here after the nationwide election. NH held much of its momentum.
Students in attendance at MassArt opening event, with instructor Keith Cross as Julia Ferrari discusses the exhibit.