We Belong to a Mystery

By John Daniel

We Belong to a Mystery

Summer 2010
8 by 8 inches
Edition size 97

Numbered and signed by the author


The design is inspired by the Tibetan tradition of prayer flags with the text chosen from a desire to cultivate visions for the future that counterbalance the despair and cynicism that often seem to prevail in our society.

Computer-set Albertus MT Pro type printed on a Vandercook 219 proofing press using polymer plates. The paper is handmade from Thailand with a lotus leaf watermark. The background cloth is custom-batiked with an enso image. The cloth is hemmed to form a loop at the top edge to accommodate a string to be used for hanging.