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drum leaf binding with hidden built up compartment holding BB's. Enclosed in a collaged and painted wrapping envelope, held with woven ribbon. Book closed with wrapper; book closed with wrapper open; interior spreads; back cover; cover. Visions of a primitive ritual dance performed around a fire are evoked through these images of tribal masks. Rhythmic sounds can be made by shaking the book like a maraca.
Tucson, AZ:Carolyn Leigh
©Carolyn Leigh, Tucson, AZ:Carolyn Leigh
collage, painting, cut outs
board, paper, paint, acrylic medium, glitter, mull, metallic woven ribbon, BB's
8 x 8 cm