Sacred Megalith

11″ x 9″ x 2.5″Four components from a translucent lenticular print recycled to fit inside and outside of a wood frame. An explanation of the creation of a lenticular print from the series timeXposure is included in the Process section.The woman in this book is Linda Serafin, photographed by Jan Doucette.

Incendiary Devices

5 pieces approximately 6” x 6” x 4” eachSpent firework shells, altered with tape, wax string and words printed to paper, wood, film.

Vanity

7.5” x 9.5” x .25”Altered “School and Family Primer”, open to Lesson X, that asks the questions, “Is she a vain girl? If she is vain, is she good?”. Includes hat pin, silver leaf, raised lettering and aged mirror.

Moral Values

6.75” x 4.5” x .5”Painted clay covers, drumleaf binding, leather spine, collograph printed pages.

Failed Rose

8.75” x 11.75” x .5”Thermal bound book with inkjet prints and colored pencil on brown paper with poem by Emily Dickinson.

Viewpoint

6” x 4.5” x .5”Inkjet printed concertina book, with painted back and cover of handwoven fabric. See work related to this book, the series Viewpoint.

Solar Cross

13.125” x 13” x .25”Iconic images of circle, cross and square acrylic paste paintings on hotpress and vellum pages. Inkjet print over a collage constructed of gold moiré film, aluminum foil tape and silver leaf glued to precoated aluminum cover.

Las Mourtas de Juarez

14” x 4.25” x 2”A wooden Santos with handwritten message on a strip of paper cut from old Bible and folded as a concertina. The message is related to the killing of women in Juarez, Mexico.

LittleRed

6.5” x 5” x .25” closed and 6.5” x 20” openGustaf Dore etchings and Ellen Steiber poem in concertina format printed on Hahnemuehl fine art paper with printed canvas cover. Edition of 26.

Apologia

8” x 5.75” x .5”Altered book based on the Roycroft book, “Respectability”. Collage, colored pencil and pastel with leather cover.