Artist Sandy Schimmel Gold uses junk mail to create Pop Art mosaics.
30-by-30-inch “Cherry Blossom” features metallic gold paper collected from embossed holiday cards. $3,250.
John Lennon portrait, 24 by 24 inches. $2,400.
“Madonna” (18 by 24 inches) is a self-portrait. Not for sale.
“Robin’s Blue Bedroom Eyes” (22 by 28 inches) includes the entire take-out menu from a local restaurant and recycled greeting cards with Impressionist paintings on them. Look closely to find skies, water gardens and ponds. $2,800.
Sandy Schimmel Gold works on a commissioned piece in her Phoenix studio.
Some portraits such as “Twiggy” are available as prints. 24-by 24-inch print: $600.