Marilyn Rathbone: Welcome (part of the Pavement Works Collection), 2000, 1,300 sheets of petal “pile”, grey board, Kraft paper, 93 x 42 x 8cm, paper making, box making
Welcome is made, purely, from petals collected from Worthing’s pavements, parks and gardens (UK).
The petals, gathered during the months of May, June, July & August 1999, were formed into small sheets of paper. The sheets were rolled and folded to form pile.
The work consists of approximately 1,300 sheets of petal pile.
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