Compendium of Me by Beci Orpin
32 pages, 22.5cm x 16cm, hardback, full colour
1000 copies, hand numbered and stamped, 100% recycled paper
Publication date: December 2011
Publisher: Erm Books/And Collective
Playful and personal in equal measure, Compendium of Me is Orpin’s debut book and traces the objects, spaces and foodstuffs that define her colour-drenched creative and domestic life.
Beci Orpin is a designer-illustrator based in Melbourne, Australia. She has been working freelance for over 10 years and her clients include Universal Music, Visa, Fosters and Mercedes Benz. Beci also runs her own stationery and homewares line and regularly exhibits her artwork. She has been involved in several shows in Australia, the UK, Japan, Spain and the US, including six solo exhibitions. When she is not working, Beci likes riding her bike, gardening and hanging out with her two sons Tyke and Ari, and husband Raph.