Portfolio: Sacred Poems

Carole has taken an 1844 Psalm book used in the churches for religious purposes, sliced it into a series of thin strips which are then rejoined, reconnected on her sewing machine. As she sews the pieces back together however, they’ve been interleaved with … read more »

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Sacred Poem X, 6.5 × 6 × 1.5 in. – Pages from 1844 Parish Psalmody, thread; cut, altered, sewn. 2006. Book Arts Collection of the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C.