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Seeking It with Thimbles: Fine Press and Artist’s Books

This seems to be a banner year for hunting particularly elegant Snarks. The Cheshire Cat Press of Toronto last year published a fine-press Snark illustrated by Byron Sewell (42 copies, $350, KL 101:58), and will soon publish an identically formatted edition with illustrations by George Walker based on Donald Trump’s cabinet as the crew. Another… [read full post]

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Mary Kline-Misol: The Alice Cycle – Selected Works Now Available as Giclée Prints

Mary Kline-Misol, the fabulous Alice artist who hosted the 2006 meeting is now offering selected images from her Alice Cycle as fine art giclée reproductions.  Images from the series include: 1.Acrostic 2.Apotheosis of Alice 3.Curiouser and Curiouser 4.Brothers Tweedle 5.Hatter 6.Fetish for Cheshire Cat Print size is 20X18 on archival paper. Priced at $180.00 per image… [read full post]

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Victorian Toy Theatre Production of Snark

On April 24th the Pontine Theatre will premiere its new Victorian-style toy theatre production of The Hunting of the Snark and Other Nonsense.  Shows run through May 20th.  The production is performed by Co-Artistic Directors, Greg Gathers and Marguerite Mathews.  The figures, set, projected images and costumes are designed and created by Mr. Gathers, examples… [read full post]

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Alice Peep Diorama

Who doesn’t love Peeps?  When not eating them, or jousting with them, what can they be used for?  Why, for constructing elaborate dioramas depicting scenes from Alice in Wonderland of course!  The Washington Post’s annual Peep Diorama contest this year had an Alice entry as one of the best, and I must say it does… [read full post]

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New Picture Book Retelling of Alice

In celebration of the 150th anniversary, Imagine! Publishing (an imprint of Charlesbridge) is publishing a picture book edition called Alice in Wonderland: Down the Rabbit Hole. Fashioned as an introduction to the classic for younger readers, the story is retold by Charles Nurnberg and Joe Rhatigan with luminous paintings by bestselling French illustrator Eric Puybaret.

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