Arielle is an aspiring bookbinder. She discovered bookbinding in 2015 and joined the Canadian Bookbinding and Book Arts Guild (CCBAG) in 2016. She is currently taking courses offered through CCBAG. Taught under Dan Mezza her instruction so far includes: Bookbinding Level 1, Bookbinding Level 2, Introduction to Leather, Repair and Restoration for cloth and paper bindings, and Protective Enclosures. Arielle’s bookbinding interests are restoration and repair.
Along with bookbinding Arielle enjoys writing, her favorite genres include historical fiction and fantasy. Arielle is a recent graduate with a B.A in English & Linguistics, an M.A. in Linguistics and an MLIS degree. Her interests lie in etymology, slang, and archival sciences.