Michelle Holland, Music Wave
As a Book Artist Michelle loves to explore and make books with non-traditional structures and materials combined with traditional bindings. Much of her influence comes from the sea, though she also loves to work with natural and re-claimed materials found inland.
Taking an old Cello apart for the wood part of the side broke away, leaving Michelle with what she immediately saw as a cresting wave. She added the pages to form the foaming waves. Drilling even sets of holes into the frame Michelle bound the signatures using a Coptic stitch.