Text/Book Art
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink and white charcoal pencil on folded paper
Work in progress, accordion book
2018
ink and white charcoal pencil on folded paper
eleven feet wide
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink, acrylic, glitter, gesso, pastel, gold leaf frame, mounted on paper, mounted on wood
Soul Within Your Dust (Notes on Romanticism)
2015
ink, acrylic, glitter, gesso, pastel, gold leaf frame, mounted on paper, mounted on wood
57 x 39"

Background papers are my journal pages - notes on 18th century Romanticism
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink, pastel pencil, glitter, gesso, acrylic on journal/sketchbook pages and translucent paper, mounted on wood
Detail, Soul Within Your Dust (Notes on Romanticism)
2015
ink, pastel pencil, glitter, gesso, acrylic on journal/sketchbook pages and translucent paper, mounted on wood
57 x 39"

Small frame is gold leaf with UV protective glass
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink, acrylic, glitter, pastel, translucent paper, gold leaf frame, on paper mounted on wood
Detail, Soul Within Your Dust (Notes on Romanticism)
2015
ink, acrylic, glitter, pastel, translucent paper, gold leaf frame, on paper mounted on wood
57 x 39"
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink, acrylic, glitter, gesso, translucent paper, pastel, gold leaf frame on paper mounted on wood
Detail, Soul Within Your Dust (Notes of Romanticism)
2015
ink, acrylic, glitter, gesso, translucent paper, pastel, gold leaf frame on paper mounted on wood
57 x 39"
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink, acrylic and gold leaf on folded paper
Transcendenza
2015
ink, acrylic and gold leaf on folded paper
ten feet wide
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink, acrylic, gold leaf on folded paper
Detail, Transcendenza
2015
ink, acrylic, gold leaf on folded paper
ten feet wide
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art acrylic and ink on translucent paper and book pages
Where All That Was Is
2015
acrylic and ink on translucent paper and book pages
framed (white wood) 24 x 24"

Six drawings framed as one piece; book pages from The Hands of Children, by Julius Speyer and F.W.W.Simon, 1944
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art acrylic and ink on book pages
Now That You're Both Gone
2015
acrylic and ink on book pages
framed (white wood) 26 x 24"

Six drawings framed as one piece; book pages from The Hands of Children, by Julius Speyer and F.W.W> Simon, 1944
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink, gouache and graphite on book page
Queen of Hearts
2015
ink, gouache and graphite on book page
8.5 x 5 3/8"

One of six drawings framed as one piece; book page from The Hands of Children, by Julius Speyer and F.W.W. Simon, 1944
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink and gouache on book page
You Wind and Moon (detail, Now That You're Both Gone)
2015
ink and gouache on book page
8.5 x 5 3/8"

One of six drawings framed as one piece; book page from The Hands of Children, by Julius Speyer and F.W.W. Simon, 1944
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink
Nabi Museum of the Arts, one person show, "My End is My Beginning"
2015
ink

Catalogue, Handbook series
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art acrylic, ink, fabric, mud, graphite, feathers, styrofoam, postage stamps, watercolor; photography and poem by Robin Martin
Crow
2014
acrylic, ink, fabric, mud, graphite, feathers, styrofoam, postage stamps, watercolor; photography and poem by Robin Martin
framed 34.5 x 23 3/4"

Collaboration with Boryana Korcheva and Robin Martin, for The Center for Book Arts, Manhattan
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink, graphite and gouache on book page
Shadows on the Bedroom Wall
2013
ink, graphite and gouache on book page
8.5 x 5 3/8"

Collection, Hungarian Arts Council, Dallas
Book page from The Hands of Children, by Julius Speyer and F.W.W. Simon, 1944
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink, charcoal, graphite on translucent paper and book pages
Reluctant Seer
2013
ink, charcoal, graphite on translucent paper and book pages
framed (white wood) 24 x 26"

Five drawings framed as one piece; book pages from The Hands of Children, by Julius Speyer and F.W.W. Simon, 1944
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art acrylic, ink and collage on translucent layered papers
The Storm Will Wash It Away
2013
acrylic, ink and collage on translucent layered papers
framed 20 x 17"
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink, charcoal, gesso, acrylic on layered translucent papers
Reluctant Seer #2
2013
ink, charcoal, gesso, acrylic on layered translucent papers
20 x 17"

Upper background color paper/drawing contributed by the artist Terri Lindbloom
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink on book page
Parts of the Whole (detail, My End is My Beginning)
2012
ink on book page
8.5 x 5 3/8"

One of six drawings framed as one piece; book page from The Hands of Children, by Julius Speyer and F.W.W. Simon, 1944
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink and acrylic on book page
Mirage (detail, My End is My Beginning)
2012
ink and acrylic on book page
8.5 x 5 3/8"

One of six drawings framed as one piece; book page from The Hands of Children, by Julius Speyer and F.W.W. Simon, 1944
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink on book page
Take the Moon with You (detail, My End is My Beginning)
2012
ink on book page
8.5 x 5 3/8"

One of six drawings framed as one piece; book page from The Hands of Children, by Julius Speyer and F.W.W. Simon, 1944
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink on book page
I Will Make of My Sadness a Music (after Jorge Luis Borges); detail, My End is My Beginning
2012
ink on book page
8.5 x 5 3/8"

One of six drawings framed as one piece; book page from The Hands of Children, by Julius Speyer and F.W.W.Simon, 1944
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink and graphite on book page
While the Hills Sleep (detail, My End is My Beginning)
2012
ink and graphite on book page
8.5 x 5 3/8"

One of six drawings framed as one piece; book page from The Hands of Children, by Julius Speyer and F.W.W. Simon, 1944
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink on book pages
My Senses Unsensed
2012
ink on book pages
framed (white wood) 24 x 24"

Six drawings framed as one piece; book pages from The Hands of Children, by Julius Speyer and F.W.W. Simon, 1944
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink on book page
All I Have (detail, My Senses Unsensed)
2012
ink on book page
8.5 x 5 3/4"

One of six drawings framed as one piece; book page from The Hands of Children, by Julius Speyer and F.W.W. Simon, 1944
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink, acrylic and gesso on journal pages, mounted on wood
Poison into Medicine
2012
ink, acrylic and gesso on journal pages, mounted on wood
64 x 46"
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art acrylic, gouache, ink on journal page and newspaper clippings
Healing Tree
2011
acrylic, gouache, ink on journal page and newspaper clippings
12 x 9"
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink on paper mounted on wood
Mostly Bad Ideas
2010
ink on paper mounted on wood
42 x 36"

Twenty years of Index cards and sketchbook pages, with ideas for paintings never executed
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink on paper mounted on wood
Detail, Mostly Bad Ideas
2010
ink on paper mounted on wood
42 x 36"

Twenty years of index cards and sketchbook pages, with ideas for paintings never executed
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink and gouache on folded paper
Il Bel Far Niente (The Beauty of Doing Nothing)
2010
ink and gouache on folded paper
eleven feet wide

photo, Kevin Noble, Brooklyn
Jill Slaymaker Text/Book Art ink and gouache on folded paper
Detail, Il Bel Far Niente (The Beauty of Doing Nothing)
2010
ink and gouache on folded paper
eleven feet wide

photo, Kevin Noble, Brooklyn
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