Amelia Bird came to WSW from the University of Iowa to produce the artist’s book Walden Marginalia. Originally from Florida, Amelia earned her first degree in environmental science. She then went to Iowa City where she earned an MFA from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and also completed the Certificate Program in Book Arts.
Amelia now lives and works in New Orleans, Louisiana where she is a founding member of Baskerville, a letterpress and book arts collective that offers education, special events and studio access to the community. www.baskervillestudio.com