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Wendell Berry, Selected Works

book layout, illustration, needlepoint


Collected poems, essay, and short story by Wendell Berry, selected to illuminate themes of community, specifically the supportive and collaborative women's community in rural America. Poetry selected share common themes of planting and cultivating, used as visual metaphor for this community and paired with hand-made imagery of typical feminine craft.


hand-drawn images on cotton, before embroidery


mom helped teach me some needlework tips


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Text set in Mrs. Eaves Roman, Italic, and Small Caps
Printed on 80lb Monterey Sand Linen Paper
6x10" pages, coptic stitch binding