Altered Book:  Flight

I. Daedalus II. Icarus III. Memory of Suns. "It is thanks to the peerless stars/ That flame in the depth of the sky/ That my burned out eyes see/ Only the memories of suns." --Baudelaire, Les Plaintes d'un Icare. May 2009.

Altered Book:  Photographie Spirite

An altered book based on 19th-century spirit photography. Includes "spirit" photos, other Victorian images, and the poem "Le Revenant" by Charles Baudelaire. June 2008.

Altered Book:  Memorial to my Father

The quote is from Hamlet. Ophelia: There's rosemary, that's for remembrance; pray, love, remember... I would give you some violets, but they withered all when my father died: they say he made a good end.--December 2006.

Altered Book:  Sanctuary

To create this project, I collaged and painted images on the glued and cut pages of a book of magic tricks.


^Page 1: Inner Beauty, Inner Peace

^Page 2: Travel

^Page 3:  Gothic

^Page 4: Eve; Italia

^Page 5: Art = True Love

^Page 6: Curiosities

^Page 7: {The Key Page}: Wisdom

^Page 8: L'Amour/La Mort; Fin.

Completed in February 2006.

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