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 LV, 5.5 × 5.625 in. – Pages from 1844 Parish Psalmody, gold leaf; cut altered. 2009. Book Arts Collection of the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C.