This chapbook illustrates the basic steps of the mokuhanga process. It was originally intended as a guide for workshop students who had some familiarity with the process.


The book was designed by of Toronto, and the cover is embossed with the characters for moku木 and hanga 版 executed by esteemed calligrapher, Noriko Maeda of Waterloo, Ontario.


There is a a trade edition and a handsewn limited edition in an edition of 25. For further information or to purchase, contact the artist. Please let me know your address so I can estimate shipping costs and provide you with an accurate total cost.

Trade Editions:    US$10 + shipping.

Limited Edition: US$55 + shipping






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Mokuhanga: A Beginner's Manual


All images and text were created by Elizabeth Forrest and are the copyright 2021© of Elizabeth Forrest except where indicated. They are not to be reproduced without permission.

Chapbook cover was letterpress printed from photopolymer plates on Neenah environment 100lb cover paper. Covers are folded double, washi endpapers, signed and numbered out of an edition of 25.