The Paper Garden is both interesting and inspiring. The biographer, Molly Peacock, weaves her own story alongside the story of Mary Delaney, who at the age of 72 began her stunning collection of cut paper flowers.
books by Sibella Court
two quarters, a nickle and three pennies
very tiny bunny
a cup with pencils, pens, brushes and a knife
bracelet with green stones
frosted glass mushroom and a sparrow’s skull
Passing graffiti in the desert, I wonder, who are the artists?
What person came to this barren, unforgiving land where one can drive for hours without passing a house, a business, another human—and decided to make their mark here in the middle of nothing?
Much later I realized, we are all artists of one kind or another but some of us are brave enough to paint the desert.