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Artist Statement

  a remnant: Helianthus   linen blend, gold leaf, thread, / dyed, hand-stitched, devoré 48" x 84" 2011

a remnant: Helianthus

linen blend, gold leaf, thread, / dyed, hand-stitched, devoré
48" x 84"
2011

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  a remnant: Helianthus  DETAIL

a remnant: Helianthus DETAIL

  Soulskin: Sun, Lake, Dragonfly   linen blend, pigment, gold leaf / dyed, devoré 90" x 54" 2000

Soulskin: Sun, Lake, Dragonfly

linen blend, pigment, gold leaf / dyed, devoré
90" x 54"
2000

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  Soulskin: Sun, Lake, Dragonfly  DETAIL

Soulskin: Sun, Lake, Dragonfly DETAIL

  Soulskin: Sun, Lake, Dragonfly  DETAIL

Soulskin: Sun, Lake, Dragonfly DETAIL

  Soulskin: Sun, Lake, Dragonfly   linen blend, pigment, gold leaf / dyed, devoré 90" x 54" 2000

Soulskin: Sun, Lake, Dragonfly

linen blend, pigment, gold leaf / dyed, devoré
90" x 54"
2000

  Calligraphy of the Earth   Silk, thread / dyed, hand-stitched 84" x 76" 2007

Calligraphy of the Earth

Silk, thread / dyed, hand-stitched
84" x 76"
2007

  Calligraphy of the Earth  DETAIL

Calligraphy of the Earth DETAIL

  Calligraphy of the Earth  DETAIL

Calligraphy of the Earth DETAIL

  Quietly    cotton, nylon / devoré         21" x 13"  2002

Quietly

cotton, nylon / devoré        
21" x 13" 
2002

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  Soulskin: Seeding the Prairie   nylon, iron, copper, pigment  / manual cloqué       82" x 42" 1999

Soulskin: Seeding the Prairie

nylon, iron, copper, pigment  / manual cloqué      
82" x 42"
1999

  Soulskin: Seeding the Prairie  DETAIL

Soulskin: Seeding the Prairie DETAIL

  Soulskin: Seeding the Prairie  DETAIL

Soulskin: Seeding the Prairie DETAIL

  The Field is Sown   Silk, thread / dyed, hand-stitched 30" x 48" 2010

The Field is Sown

Silk, thread / dyed, hand-stitched
30" x 48"
2010

  The Field is Sown  DETAIL

The Field is Sown DETAIL

  Generations  Side I (LEFT)  Generations  Side II (RIGHT)  nylon, iron, copper, pigment  / manual cloqué      117" x 32" 2000

Generations Side I (LEFT) Generations Side II (RIGHT)

nylon, iron, copper, pigment  / manual cloqué     
117" x 32"
2000

  Generations   DETAIL

Generations  DETAIL

  Generations  DETAIL

Generations DETAIL

  Beneath   cotton, silk, iron oxide, thread / dyed, hand-stitched   36" x 40" 2002

Beneath

cotton, silk, iron oxide, thread / dyed, hand-stitched  
36" x 40"
2002

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