Days Made Strange, 2011
5.25 x 7.25 x 2 in
Days Made Strange is a perpetual lettterpress haiku bookcalendar with fifty loose prints in a holder: seven days, twelve months, thirty-one dates. A forever calendar that is also an interactive book and a work of art that can be displayed standing.
Each card is printed with a text fragment and together, the three daily cards make up one new haiku each day that will not repeat for many years. Thousands of haiku combinations are contained within.
All letterpress. Multicolored. Handset metal type, wood type, and linoleum cuts all printed by hand on a cylinder press.
Forty copies in this limited edition.