New Website is Here!

Still in our first week of opening our online store at jcmarbling.com. We are so excited to  to take this step and offer a single place for our marbled items. Because of this step we will be able to offer specials and introduce new items. Please take a few minutes and check out our site….

Photographing new work.

Summer is here as soon as the school year is over and that means time to photograph new work. Been making new sketchbooks for the launch of our .com website. When live we will reveal our new double marbled books and specialty projects.  For now, here is a sneak peak of what’s to come…

Back to Binding…

Aside from running this super cool blog and working on new marbled products, we teach. The semester is almost over. As we work towards finishing grades this week and entering finals, we are more excited than ever about what comes next, MARBLING. So, this is a sneak peak of what we have been working on…

Future Events

Good news! We are still working on a new website (so excited!!), we also just signed up for the summer session of venders at the Haymaker Market in Kent, Oh. Our fist summer date will be June 24, and other dates will be the last Saturday of the month. Stay tuned for a specific list…

Work in Progress

Back in the studio making new double marbles and sketchbooks. Along with teaching, experimenting and constantly producing we are busy. Above images from a recent Silk Marbling workshop at Praxis.  We recently purchased a .com and are working on a new website. For a sneak peak at some of our soon to be released products..see…

Double Marbled paper

An experimental week in the studio while Spring break is happening. This week we made a dozen prints that were one of a kind double marbled prints. Also experimenting on scarfs, fabric and other dimentional sirfaces. The dpuble marble prints are not the easiest to make, but the most rewarding and complex designs to create. …

New Books

Sometimes it just takes a few great customers to inspire you to make new work. Or maybe a show, or expanded practice between business and art. In either case, we made a few books last night that we are very excited to share. Not listed on our Etsy site yet; consider this a sneak preview…

Photo Shoot Day

Before it started raining the light was excellent in our back studio for taking new images. We have decided to list several items on our Etsy store to generate spring buzz about our new products. New mini jotters, The Classic, and our Large Sketchbooks are all listed. We’ve also been testing out Etsy’s new Pattern site to…

New Listings on Etsy

It’s been awhile since we listed new sketchbooks and products on Etsy. We are repopulating our page with updated products as seen blow. Large sketchbooks, small sketchbooks and our New Classic sketchbooks (available by the weekend). We are selecting paper with greater care choosing designs for their unique and complex qualities, setting us aside artistically from…

Getting ready for the big show

At the end of the month (March 31) 22 of our best prints will be featured in a solo show at Bay County Public Library. Making the work and show come together I have been a huge task. We will be highlighting 16 prints that are both traditional and nontraditional in color to highlight what we…

New Projects

This year we are officially introducing “The Classic” sketch/writing book. Making some changes to our production line, and working on experimental books. We have a few artist books in progress along with one time projects. Images coming soon! A glimpse into our daily practice can be seen in Instagram…account link at bottom of page.  For…

Introducing “The Classic”

Finally, we are able to introduce prototypes of our newest product, The Classic. A large style writing or drawing book, 5.5″ x 8.5,” case bound with archival material. This product is the first  to have a clothbound spine protecting the stitched interior. Paper is Strathmore  24 lb., starting at 64pages single or 128 front to back, perfect for…