The Deceiver

$395.00

The Deceiver
Encaustic, staples & string on a book, 11″h x 7″w x 1.5″d overall

 

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The Deceiver

I scored a box of old dressmaker patterns at a garage sale and used the illustrated models on the cover. The connection here is the exaggerated fashion illustrations with the book title. 

Kim Bruce – The Deceiver, Encaustic, staples & string on a book, 11″h x 7″w x 1.5″d overall

Like Face Value I drilled holds to thread the faux binding string through. 

Kim Bruce – The Deceiver, Encaustic, staples & string on a book, 11″h x 7″w x 1.5″d overall

All books in this series are first steeped in beeswax to permeate the layers and encapsulate in wax. I believe this helps in the preservation. This piece is wall mounted and could be framed.