When we recognize all the things in our lives that we can be grateful for, our lives shift in profound ways. Co-taught by a writer and master bookmaker and artist, this workshop will combine multiple creative approaches to identifying and expressing gratitude. We will create beautiful handmade books, focusing on an easy-handbound form. We will transform the books into cherished journals by embellishing covers and adding personal layers of meaning with words, collage, drawing and more. Writing prompts will guide our writing and a mindset of grace and gratitude Come with your curiosity, imagination and a few of your favorite papers.