When Mary and I travel, we stumble upon artisans, visit their studios, and acquire items. All of the items in the Artisan Gallery meet these criteria: Functional – An item has to have a use. It holds something, keeps you warm or heals, among other things. Form – The item’s form must be something unique and different. The object must be recognized as being “the good stuff.” Organic – The object must have its roots deep in the
All of our journals and book repairs are done by hand in the bindery/workshop at Pixel Point. We use eco-friendly or alternate fiber paper for book blocks. We hand fold and hand stitch the signatures into book blocks. We use linen book cloth for spines. We use Washi or handmade paper for the covers. We use long grain wheat paste for construction. Our books are finished in presses to create attractive fold lines along the hinges.
We focus on several services that we are very proud of and that provide unique value for our customers: Paintings made from photographs. We specialize in landscapes and structures. Our renderings are way beyond just the application of filters. Memorabilia collages made from photographs, documents, and objects. When you want to keep your originals or want them arranged in unique ways, then digital collages are just the ticket. Restored images from damaged photographs. We love to digitally
Our Artisan Gallery, Book Bindery and Graphics Studio are located in our 100-year-old building in Historic Downtown Anderson, South Carolina. The building is a copy of a Belgian Row House sketched by an architectural student during his WWI service. The Gallery is furnished with our great-grandparents’ furniture to create an intimate atmosphere and one that encourages a guest to sit and stay awhile. The Book Bindery is a step through a set of french doors