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Peter and Donna Thomas of Santa Cruz, California are living the dream–well, one of my dreams at any rate. These two book artists had a gypsy wagon or vardo built and traveled around the Western United States in it during 2010-2011. Besides being a very cool RV, the wagon, named “Paloma”, also served as a rolling advertisement for their art books and workshops. Who were their hosts more often than not? Why, libraries and librarians, of course.

Here’s an interview with the artists themselves. Check out the accordion and ukulele books:

Now here’s what everybody wants–a closer look at “Paloma”.

You can read their blog here and you can see Peter speaking more at length about the book arts here.


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