A Family Attic
By Sara White Tuscaloosa, Alabama: Southern Pest Prints, 2014. Edition of 95.
4 x 6.5"; 6 panels. Double-sided accordion. Imagery originally drawn in ink then letterpress printed using photopolymer. Enhanced with lightly brushing charred wood, ink and water. Housed in pocket enclosure of handmade paper from cotton bedsheets. Numbered.
Sara White: "A Family Attic was created in honor of a house that caught fire in my neighborhood in Alabama in 2014. Its text is an erasure poem extracted from a blurb about the event in the Tuscaloosa News. Imagery of items left at the scene were drawn from memory in ink."