Material Issues: Mixed media constructions

Use of magazine ad slogans as a point of departure and deconstruction.
Collage resources from vintage books. Mounted on wood and meticulously hand cut with a scroll saw.

A look on life from the mundane to the profound and how as humans we are searching for meaning where often there is none..


A promise well kept

2017
‘Pop-Up’ collage on hand cut wood, plastic, new and found wood, repurposed advertising slogan, polyurethane
10 1/4” x 12” x4”


Have you ever seen a grown man cry?

2016
‘Pop-Up’ collage on hand cut wood, plastic, metal, image transfer, new and found wood, repurposed advertising slogan, polyurethane
18 1/2” x 17 1/2” x 5 1/2”

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Chapters (series of 10)

2014
‘Pop-up’ collage assemblage, image transfer,
polyurethane on wood; pine and walnut
9” x 5 1/2” each.

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The Difference Between Wondering and Knowing

2013
‘Pop-Up’ collage on hand cut wood, plastic
41 ” x 44” x 8”

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The Elements of Anxiety


2013
‘Pop-Up’ collage on hand cut wood, plastic, wood frames, repurposed ad slogan, polyurethane.
5 1/4 ” x 10” x 4”

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It's Worth a Double Take

2012
‘Pop-Up’ collage on hand cut wood, plastic
24” x 17” x 7”

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Keep Life Simple

2011
‘Pop-Up’ collage on hand cut wood
29 1/2” x 15” x 6”

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What are you made of?

2010
‘Pop-Up’ collage on hand cut wood
5 1/8” x 9 3/8” x 6”

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Live Beautifully

2010
‘Pop-Up’ collage on hand cut wood
12” x 10 1/2” x 5”


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Actually, falling in love is quite easy

2009
‘Pop-Up’ collage on hand cut wood
20 1/4” x 10 3/4” x 6 1/4”


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Appropriately Complex

2009
‘Pop-Up’ collage on hand cut wood
41 3/4" x 31" x 6 1/2"


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The Battle

2008
‘Pop-Up’ collage on hand cut wood
18” x 5 7/8” x 6 1/2”



Master of Complications

2007
‘Pop-Up’ collage on hand cut wood
33" x 27 1/2" x 4"



We Can do What Others Cant

3-2006
‘Pop-Up’ collage on hand cut wood
22" x 10 1/2" x 6 1/4"



I Am Unique

3-2006
‘Pop-Up’ collage on hand cut wood
6 3/4" x 10" x 4 1/2"



Havent You Got Something Better To Do

9-2005
‘Pop-Up’ collage on hand cut wood
8 1/8" x 14 1/2" x 3 7/8"



Whats Not To Love

2005
‘Pop-Up’ collage on hand cut wood
8 1/2" x 13 1/2" x 5 3/4"

in progress shots




You Are Not Alone

4-2005
‘Pop-Up’ collage on hand cut wood
3 1/8" x 4 1/2" x 4"



Enter to win

4-2005
‘Pop-Up’ collage on hand cut wood
8 1/2" x 3 1/2" x 4 1/8"



Life is Ticking

2005
‘Pop-Up’ collage on hand cut wood, clock
9" x 8 1/2" x 4”



Power Is A Mind Game

1-2005
‘Pop-Up’ collage on hand cut wood
9 x 9 x 5"



Your Life is Waiting

12-2004
‘Pop-Up’ collage on hand cut wood
7" x 7 1/4" x 3 3/4"