Julia Mordvinova Gilje

Artist Graphic Illustrator

Artist’s book “Golden Myths of Ancient Greece”

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All is exclusively handmade; the hand written stories and the illustrated etchings, interlaid with Japanese silk paper, building the book by a complex and time consuming process, sewing the leaves together with linen thread, and covering the whole artwork with goat leathers and etched patinated brass fastened to the front cover.  Press here to read an article in ScanMagazine