In the book The Wishing Year, Noelle Oxenhandler mentions her friend Carole Watanabe, an artist who often creates shrines to put her wishes out there into the universe. So, before I went to the Cape I began this shrine. This is the back panel.
I covered foam core, cut to size, with rice papers and then some magazine cutouts. This side shows some self-decorated tissue paper and cut outs from an article on Georgia O'Keefe.
The second side is similar.
Front. Inside picture is of Georgia O'Keefe's studio. I stuck brads or whatever they are called into the edge of the foam core. I hung one of my wired paper gatherings with twigs from the top so it can sway. I am not finished.
Here is Bibbity. The eye on the right of the photo, but her left eye, is the blind one. It is also enlarged a bit from glaucoma. Still, she enjoys going outside to play a bit each day.