I am happy to say that Joseph Cornell Shadowplay Eterniday is now finished. The whole process has been very liberating. One of the keys to Cornell's work is play and I feel that I have certainly played with this book. When I have shown the students the book they begin to move the sand on the back board, to be transfixed by the sand revealing the eye.
The various elements of the binding come together, the colours and textures. The images and the forms.