Golden Treats

Precious Time with Family and Friends

2019

Once Upon a Pod
No. 269: Once Upon a Pod
25 x 20 cm. Handmade collage of commercially printed book pages from Follow the Monsters (Random House, 1985 (leftover from the Monster Trust project (2015)), Rockwell Kent’s World Famous Paintings (Wise & Co. Inc., 1939), a thick book of nineteenth century engravings, Better Homes & Gardens Famous Foods from Famous Places (Meredeth Press, 1964), Birds’ Eggs and Nests (Hamlyn, 1971), a children’s encyclopedia, and a mid-20th century atlas; a page from a late 1950’s National Geographic magazine; a calendar illustration (the bird); and a photograph of the pod. Not sure where the ladybug came from. Elmer’s glue, Verathane Water-based Polyurethane, and McCloskey GymSeal High Gloss Finish on Masonite.
Three Orange Whips
No. 270: Three Orange Whips
25 x 20 cm. Handmade collage of commercially printed book pages from Better Homes & Gardens Famous Foods from Famous Places (Meredeth Press, 1964), Eagle Has Landed (Golden Gate Junior Books, 1970), and a mid-20th century atlas; Elmer’s glue, Verathane Water-based Polyurethane, and McCloskey GymSeal High Gloss Finish on Masonite.