Category Collage

The best books and paper for collages

Nothing delights me more than a Reader’s Digest Family Guide To… an Atlas of… or a Grafton Books: The New... They’re my MacGuffin when scouring second-hand bookshops and charity stores looking for collage materials.

Life is a Pastiche

in perpetua original

The idea of pastiche as a metaphor for lived experience has been on my mind a lot lately. I’ve just finished constructing a collage that began with a cut out from a magazine using Rita Angus’ character Rutu from her…