Travel Puzzles and Postcard Puzzles

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postcardpuzzles4travelpuzzle2postcardpuzzles2Travel Puzzles and Postcard Puzzles Stephen Spurrier, Ugg Boot Press Australia, 2012 Travel Puzzles and Postcard Puzzles
Stephen Spurrier, Ugg Boot Press
Australia, 2012

The personal nature of handwritten text accompanied by a colorful image is often a striking contrast to the high-speed nature of email and Facebook.

The experience of travel often symbolizes our need for freedom. The fact that holiday travel is a luxury is sometimes forgotten by many of us. Other people in the world travel only for survival – life is cheap in some countries; refugees from war torn places and oppressive regimes travel only to survive. For those of us who can select our destination and enjoy the excitement of travel undergo a totally different experience.

This series of Artist’s books is about the reflective time we might experience following a journey. As years go by a number of trips can blend in our memory and may seem like a jigsaw puzzle of experiences.

How do we piece it all together?

Digital prints

About sense of place in artist books

I am an artist. I find the ephemeral place in my art conjured up through practice. I sift through raw materials with my hopes and dreams, and ideas take form as if intended.
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