Name: Eugenio Roberto Coco
Name of studio/business/art pseudonym: WASH–AND–WEAR NO PRESS
Describe your studio/work area: A tidy borrowed space in the piano room of an elderly friend, who no longer plays.
Do you have a day job? Yes, staying out of trouble and taking my meds.
How did you get started in the book world? Before kindergarten. My father was a bookaholic and therefore it is in my blood.
What inspires you? Shiny objects and discount coupons
What is your favorite technique? Melted crayola and emulsion of oil and water soluble pigments
What is one tool you couldn't live without? Pill counter
What is the most challenging part of what you do? Restraint
What is the most rewarding? The smirk on people's faces
Where do you show/share your work? At the Edible Book Teas
What drives you to work creatively in PBC? Arrogance, envy and self effacing humor
Any other comments? Always check for accurate spelling