Nathan Mifsud

Wormwood

A zine about a fabled herb

View of La Grande Chartreuse in the French Alps, 1649, Wenceslaus Hollar

I made a zine-slash-illustrated-essay that uses wormwood to draw connections between folk medicine, bitter beverages, secretive monks, colour perception, and magical fossils. The physical copies were sewn with chartreuse thread and limited to an edition of 40.

You can download a digital copy here (11 MB PDF).