Using collage, paint, ink and pencil, the book form provides an intimate enclosure in which to gather and contain. Turning the pages or unfolding is a quiet and tactile experience through time, a small journey from here to there. And the art of altering existing books is rich with possibility.
image 1-6 mixed media books
image 7: Second Thoughts Encyclopedia Vol M, altered book, gouache
image 8: Chakra Tree, wall hung accordion book 60"x15"
image 9: Hell's Handbasket, Dante's Inferno pages, waxed linen 14"x10"