Title: Through Thick And Thin
Author: Rufino Torres
Whilst it was a challenge to draw out the details of Rufino’s life journey, it was an exciting surprise to hear early stories of meeting his wife, the love of his life. To get a small glimpse into the love and devotion they share was a heartwarming inspiration, and I was pleased that Rufino’s creative flair was captured with the inclusion of his favourite hand drawn architectural designs and abstract paintings. A man of great creativity and humour I was honoured to hear about his early life in the Philippines, coming to Australia and family life.
With the inclusion of moving personal tributes, it was a privilege to explore the fullness of his life which inspired his chosen title, “Through Thick & Thin.”
Matter of Life Services provided:
- First edition January 2018
- Second edition April 2018
- Cover design based on original artwork by Rufino Torres
- 118 pages, 56 photo images inserted (scanned by Matter of Life and emailed by family)
- 4 architectural designs by Rufino Torres photographed and inserted by Matter of Life
- 2 original artwork (paintings) by Rufino Torres photographed and inserted + artwork for cover
- Image summary: 10 double spreads, 9 single spreads
- Hardcover imagewrap and softcover edition produced, both were: 15x23 cm (6x9 inches), white end sheet, standard trade paper (colour), matte finish.
- Copies sent to relatives as gifts in the Philippines and the USA