© 2017
  • Dimensions (in inches): 5.3 x 3.8 x .7
  • Materials:museum board, paper, acrylic, thread, 24 kt. gold leaf, silver leaf, metallic watercolor
  • Collection of:Baylor University Libraries Special Collections


Made in the autumn, soon after a class with Suzanne Moore on gilding on paper, and preparing for teaching a workshop series on the Criss Cross Binding, this book combines hand-painted words with gold and silver gilding on a color field with fall's colors - green not yet absent, the red of changing undergrowth, the golden of leaves falling to the ground.

green to red to golden