Leslee Lukosh's Profile

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I am a treasure hunter. I love to go to second hand stores, garage sales, and antique shops to see what speaks to me in terms of history, ephemera, or the unusual.  I trust my inner self in the items I collect, organize and store.  In my studio, I employ that same trust as I assemble my work. My recent work has taken a turn into construction and deconstruction as I build a narrative through antique photos of strangers with their personalities shining combined with scraps of wood, memories of time, bits of map and elements of measure.  Each piece tells it’s own strange and wonderful story and is a treasure map used to explore the realm of imagination.

If you are interested in very small handcrafted functional art, please visit my other shop: https://www.etsy.com/shop/IntentionalThought

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  • Female
  • Born on March 31
  • Joined April 9, 2009

Favorite materials

Wood, found objects, antiques, measuring tapes, watch parts, springs, encaustic, pigment, ephemera

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foundturtle
Mixed Media Collage and Assemblage Art of...

About

I am a treasure hunter. I love to go to second hand stores, garage sales, and antique shops to see what speaks to me in terms of history, ephemera, or the unusual.  I trust my inner self in the items I collect, organize and store.  In my studio, I employ that same trust as I assemble my work. My recent work has taken a turn into construction and deconstruction as I build a narrative through antique photos of strangers with their personalities shining combined with scraps of wood, memories of time, bits of map and elements of measure.  Each piece tells it’s own strange and wonderful story and is a treasure map used to explore the realm of imagination.

If you are interested in very small handcrafted functional art, please visit my other shop: https://www.etsy.com/shop/IntentionalThought

Website: http://www.foundturtle.com/
www.foundturtle.blogspot.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FoundturtleArtEmporium
Twitter: https://twitter.com/foundturtle
http://www.pinterest.com/foundturtle/

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