Book Catchers

Book Catchers

Artist: Sharon Webster

Title: Book Catchers

Attribution: BOOK CATCHERS

Year: 2016

Materials: wooden rackets, cheesecloth, handmade books, paint

Dimensions: Each catcher is 26 in long. The hoops are 9 in x 6 in.

Image Statement: How do we capture the passing days? Our stories are on the move, made more of air than ink. Books are wings in flight. But the way we hold them is porous. They’re ours for a little while. These temporarily captured mini-books are the stories we seek.