Based on a true story : an exploration of the emotional and social ramifications of infertility

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dc.contributor.advisor Nelson, Patricia A. en_US
dc.contributor.author Blankenbaker, Anna L. en_US
dc.coverage.spatial n-us-in en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2011-06-03T19:41:45Z
dc.date.available 2011-06-03T19:41:45Z
dc.date.created 2008 en_US
dc.date.issued 2008
dc.identifier LD2489.Z72 2008 .B585 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://cardinalscholar.bsu.edu/handle/handle/188467
dc.description.abstract This project focused on the integration of metal and book forms. Each piece addressed infertility and how this condition affects a couple, both physically and socially. The seven projects are connected through content interest and metal-smithing skills. The techniques used include: casting, sheet construction, enameling, hinge construction, resin insets, xerography and silver etching with Image-On. In additional to the metal-based artworks, this creative project also includes six large-scale photographs to illuminate the experiences of infertile individuals and couples. Three contemporary techniques - de-enameling, Image-On transfers, and Xerography - were used for the creation of Based on a True Story. This was the first usage of Image-On transfers and de-enameling during a creative project at Ball State University.
dc.description.sponsorship Department of Art
dc.format.extent vi, 44 leaves : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm. en_US
dc.source Virtual Press en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Infertility. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Artists' books -- Indiana -- Muncie. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Art metal-work. en_US
dc.title Based on a true story : an exploration of the emotional and social ramifications of infertility en_US
dc.description.degree Thesis (M.A.)
dc.identifier.cardcat-url http://liblink.bsu.edu/catkey/1409585 en_US


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