Created with graphics
from Braid Runner (the software program for kumihimo enthusiasts), the books
describe how the binary code was used to predict unique two-color designs.
The books are available via email from Rosalie Neilson (Orion's Plumage) or
Neilson can accept payment via check, money order, credit cards or PayPal.
Twenty-Four Interlacements of Edo Yatsu Gumi, (published September 2011)
is the companion book to The Thirty-Seven Interlacements of Hira Kara Gumi
(published in 1998)..
are limited edition books of 500 copies, each signed and numbered by the author,
presenting research into unique design possibilities of kumihimo. Hira Kara
Gumi has less than 40 copies remaining in its edition.The books are based
on a model of a Japanese folded page book. Each measures 4-3/4" wide by
6-3/4" tall. The cover artwork represents the stitched-and-silk binding
of Japanese books.