"An artist’s book is a medium of artistic expression that uses the form or function of “book” as inspiration. It is the artistic initiative seen in the illustration, choice of materials, creation process, layout and design that makes it an art object." from Anne Evenhaugen What is an Artist's Book?
"Birch has distilled her chosen imagery into a series of well-considered shapes and forms linked with colour and texture to make a moving visual image." John Sprakes, RBA, ROI on Lesley Birch, The Artist Magazine Winner 2016