publications

Professional-personal biography.
Three international artists' correspondence.
Rich photographic and written journal by the Fairbanks, potter and painter.

Essential Passions, Fairbanks-Salmenhaara Letters


Dixie Parker-Fairbanks, author
A compilation of two decades of the Fairbanks’ extensive correspondence with renowned Finnish potter Kylliki Salmenhaara. Included is a generous selection of photographs of the artists and their work.
8 1/​2”x11” 208 pp, 125 color
University of Washington Press, 1999
ISBN 0-295-97832-5, $29.95