Re-rooting with box


A miniature accordion with laser printed text on paste paper and tip-ins on hand painted chiri. The box is adorned with sticks, bone and shell.
18 pages, 5 illustrations. Laserprint on paste paper and chiri tissue. Accordian style binding with 3 pamphlet stitch inserts in paper covered board with bone, seed, ribbon closure in paper covered box with wood, shell and bone sculpture on lid.
text extracted from Donna Jackson “Re-rooting” I mingle into earth my fingers are the roots of weeds my small toes are stones I can’t move but I see my pale limbs are the fallen branches of trees
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