These works illustrate the joy of paper as it can become a seventeenth century collar or kerchief, a fossil bed, a seed-head, a lion, an ibis or a crucible. This may be in combination with thread, wire or wax. The Alchemic Inquiry and the Search for the Philosopher’s Stone is a cabinet of curiosities fabricated from cloth and paper which sets out to include the serendipity of paraphernalia employed in the endeavour to make gold.

Four Goddesses Balancing upon Spheres Bearing the Symbols of the Four Elements