Cindy Tonkin loves books. She also loves repeating patterns, maps, perfect colour combinations and paper. She has been a mixed media artist (with a penchant for collage) since 2003 when she accidentally turned up to a mixed media class. Cindy has been making and altering books now for about five years. She has exhibited books at the Workshop Arts Centre, Lane Cove Gallery, and was part of the Sydney BAG exhibition at the Sydney Writers’ Festival in 2013.
Cindy’s practice includes makes artists books, altered books, miniature books and art from old books.