“Bits and Pieces” is an original artist book written and illustrated by Thomasina Taylor. It is an exploration of how traditions, interests, and personalities are transmitted through generations. This exploration is presented through illustrations representing five generations of women. Imagery of genealogy charts is used as a framework on each page.
The text and images were letterpress printed on a Vandercook press on Hammermill paper. The images are all hand colored using watercolors. It is a drumleaf binding with paste paper covers.
Printed and bound in an edition of 30.