Karen Coull
Karen Coull

Sydney, Australia /Paris, France, Australia

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In frame total size 30cm (W) x 40cm (H) Collage - vintage french fashion magazines, vintage paper, one-off vintage books

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Ready to hang - framed in a 30cm x 40cm black lightweight frame. In a series of four collages -Papillon- is made with recycled vintage fashion magazines , books and paper.

I finished my fine arts degree with a major in painting but embraced a more intimate and personal process with small 3D art works , encompassing needlework and collage and domestic items to rework and pastiche a new meaning.

I adore the process of collage and embrace using and recycling old vintage papers and magazines - currently vintage french fashion magazines and discarded books from the 1950's and 60's - the ephemeral and the discarded. That which is fleeting/passing/transitory and impermanent and giving a new life and form.

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(CreativeWork) 'This little piggie went to market - #4 by Karen Coull. mixed-media. Shop online at Bluethumb.(CreativeWork) "Of things past and lost  -  Transitory#1" by Karen Coull. mixed-media. Shop online at Bluethumb.(CreativeWork) 'And into the Forest I go...' #2 by Karen Coull. mixed-media. Shop online at Bluethumb.(CreativeWork) 'Olympia (after Manet) #4  by Karen Coull. mixed-media. Shop online at Bluethumb.

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