Red, White and Black

16" x 12" x 5"

Mixed media

I was empowered by constructing this piece. Each component offered a challenge in terms of connecting it to the others and bolstering the bond. My great luck came in finding the vintage red box that served as the basis. Of course, my perfectionistic inner self reveled in the symmetry. Just when I think I’ve conquered the obsessiveness, it sappily seeps through.

Detail. Click to enlarge.