New Work: Nagy Family Cookbook

Handmade artist book filled with Croatian recipes, such as “war cake”. The condition and staining chronicles the turbulent and mysterious journey this cookbook has undergone. Diary-like entries and handwritten notes shed light on the life of the owner.

Read more about the process of creating this book on my previous post: Bookbinding Inspiration.

Nagy Family Cookbook. Hand-Stitched, Modified Coptic Binding & Mixed Media. © 2009 Haley Nagy.