Pamela Wood is trained in fine art, receiving a BFA in Printmaking from Kent State University, and did post-graduate studies in graphic design at Cleveland Institute of Art. She works primarily in paper and bookarts and continues to exhibit her one-of-a-kind books at various art centers and museums, both nationally and internationally. Many of her artist’s books have been acquired by different local, national, and international libraries and museums for their permanent collections. She has been the recipient of several professional development grants from the Arizona Commission on the Arts and was the recipient of a fellowship from the Women’s Studio Workshop in New York. Pamela has studied with many master binders in the United States and currently is enrolled in the American Academy of Bookbinding as a diploma candidate in fine binding. For twelve years, Pamela was a columnist with Hand Papermaking magazine.