It's All in the Details

What I love about creating collages is the surprise factor, and this applies to myself as well as my audiences. I am constantly surprised by the images I discover while leafing through a magazine, and how they magically work in my collages. I try to think outside the box, for example, I don't use tree images for trees, instead I use Dior dresses. I have used sheepskin coats for rocks, buttons for eyes, text for tree bark, and blankets for waves in the ocean. The only limit I see is how creative I allow myself to be, given my material constraints, in any moment in time. It's a challenge to see images without the labels we put on them. Sometimes I look through magazines upside-down to do th

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