💡 Vendor Spotlight 💡
At Lore, we strive to bring you bookish gifts that are not only NOT available on Amazon, but are made with care for the environment and our fellow man. We love to work with woman-owned businesses! This spotlight is on Blackbird Letterpress.
Find them at www.blackbirdletterpress.com!
“Kathryn Hunter - Kathryn was trained as a printmaker and has a Bachelor of Fine Arts in printmaking from Montana State University, Bozeman, and a Master of Fine Arts in printmaking from Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge. She continues to make fine art when she's not busy keeping up with Blackbird, designing, printing, and performing other operational tasks. See her fine art work at kathrynhunterfineart.com. Her work is represented by LeMieux Galleries in New Orleans, LA. She is part of the artist collective Luminous Lookout and an artist member of Baton Rouge Gallery of Contemporary Art, which is among the longest-standing artist cooperative organizations in the US.
Élise Lassonde- Élise has a Bachelor degree in Graphic Design from Université du Québec à Montréal (2004) and a M.I.S from Université de Montréal (2006). She has been responsible for the heritage collections of prints, book bindings, artists’ books and bibliophile books at Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec since 2007 and is currently doing a residency at Blackbird Letterpress . She is particularly interested in printing processes, reading dynamics and the democratization of printed art.
Dawn Black- Dawn is a visual artist in Baton Rouge. She shows her work internationally and is part of the artist collective Luminous Lookout.”