Karan Sipe | Folk Art Cross Our Lady of Guadalupe
handmade paper foam core vintage jewelry metal can | 2009
This one of a kind religious assemblage is created with a foam board base covered in handmade paper, sealed in a non toxic varnish and embellished with various vintage jewelry and medals including a concho component holding a micro mosaic disk. The focal is an image of Our Lady of Guadalupe sealed onto the bottom of a can in a domed shape with a surround of hand cut and curled metal. Vintage trim frames the image. Size is10x14 x 1/2 inches.