I love publishing books at Beir Bua Press. But I don’t print them, or ship them, I do the layout, editing, and design the covers. So, for my own work – I really wanted to make something with my own hands that involved poetry and visual poetry.
Orgional image is made the below and is printed on premium paper. oil sticks, Indian ink, acrylic paint, 100 gms art paper, archivable, digital elements, mixed media, premium paper, water colour paint, poetry, word art
Width: 9.8 Centimetres; Height: 10 Millimetres; Depth: 2 Millimetres
Handmade by Michelle Moloney King (she/her) is a visual poet, experimental poet, a student at Crawford College of Art and Design’s Eco Arts Practice,and publisher of Beir Bua Press
Moloney King is inspired by family life in flux, signifier and signified, plurality of time, the surreal absurdism of life and ecopoetics as activism. Pushcart Nominee 2021. Visual Artists Ireland member and Design & Crafts Council member.
She is published for poetry/visual poetry in Penteract Press, Steel Incisors, SurVision, Abridged Magazine, M58, 3AM Magazine, Asemics Magazine, Streetcake, Babel, and Storms Journal amongst others.
Each image is signed by Moloney King and so ideal for framing as art pieces.
A4 sheet of 100GSM premium paper
Folded into 6 unique visual poems
One strip of paper tape to bind
No glue or staple binding
Can be read like a little book or spread out
Colour printed artwork
Mixed media – oil sticks, Indian ink, acrylic paint, asemic markmaking, and some digital elements, with poetry added to each image.
Also comes with charms and a sticker in a pretty envelope.