My Days are Numbered

Materials: printing ink, paper, thread

Technique: digital art, text layout, pamphlet stitching

Size: 11 x 11 x 1cm

Description: This nostalgic text, written by my sister Alison Horsley, refers to the numbers which have “shaped” her childhood. To reinforce this concept the page edges have been shaped into these numbers, and they are also printed under the text. The Tempus Sans type font was selected to mimic the wobbly shapes of a young child’s writing.

 

 

Exhibited in “Books: Back to Basics” at Noosa Regional Gallery in 2008 and “The Story is the Thing” in Canberra in 2010.
Exhibited in “Undercurrents” at Art Factory Gallery in 2011 in South Brisbane in 2011 and “Personal Histories” at Redlands Art Gallery in 2015.

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