Lisa Goodman's Profile
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I grew up in a house where old things were loved and collected. My father's workshop in the basement held many of his treasures and it was a mysterious and inviting place to me, as a kid. I remember rusty springs and keys and a tiny jar with a round, silvery, fluid ball of mercury in it.
I blame him for my collecting habit.
From my stacks of old letters, papers, books, etc., I use bits and pieces to create texture on canvas, creating layers with paint and paper. I like to use words to suggest alternate meanings. I like to hint at what's hidden, what's beneath.
The name messy bed comes from those days when making it, (the bed) seems so much less important than getting into the…
- Born on January 5
- Joined November 4, 2010