Kate Cheney Chappell 83 Center for Book Arts

Remarkable Maine Women, Collaborative Book by KCC’83CBA Critique Group

Remarkable Maine women

Remarkable Maine Women, 2019

Collaborative artists’ book by the Critique Group at the USM KCC’83CBA

Accordion book with 15 individual inserted Turkish map folds, mixed media on Canson Mi-Teintes paper, paste paper covers.

Edition of 5

Inspired by the 2020 Bicentennial of Maine’s Statehood and the Centennial of the passage of the 19th Amendment, the Critique Group at the USM KCC’83CBA honors some of the remarkable women of Maine in this collaborative book.

 

All photos by Jay York. 

 

Remarkable Maine Women, unfolding:

 Cornelia “Fly Rod” Crosby 

Sandy Barry: Celia Laighton Thaxter

Kathleen Bender: Louise Nevelson

Sarah S. Harvey: Cornelia “Fly Rod” Crosby

 

 Marti Stevens

Kathy Ault: Chansonetta Stanley Emmons

Sissy Buck: Deb Soule

Emily Ross: Marti Stevens

 

 Kate Furbish

Emily Ross: Marti Stevens

Libby Barrett: Cordelia Stanwood

Liz Brown: Kate Furbish

 

 Dahlov Ipcar

Liz Brown: Kate Furbish

Anna Low: Edna St. Vincent Millay

Susan Colburn-Motta: Dahlov Ipcar

 

 Sarah Orne Jewett Solange Kellermann, Anchina Chea Vickery Bugden Jill Osgood, Theresa Secord

Sue Rogers: Sarah Orne Jewett

Solange Kellermann, Anchina Chea Vickery Bugden

Jill Osgood, Theresa Secord

 

 Jessica Meir 

Bonnie Faulkner: Sister Mildred Barker

Kathleen Leggett: Jessica Meir

 

Remarkable Maine Women Unfolded

Remarkable Maine Women Unfolded