|the yellow wall paper, 1988 hand made paper, cotton, fuzing and stitch,|
typed text from Charlotte Perkins Gilman's short story
I am putting it into this single post.
All illustrations are stitched paper pieces I made when I was 32 or so. (sorry,they are scanned from slides and some are fuzzy}
|"I kept still and watched the moonlight on that undulating wall paper until I felt creepy"|
1. I am NOT going to be teaching at Fibre Arts Australia in April because of my left leg pain and lameness. I think the pain is greater now than it was last fall.
Charlotte Yde from Denmark will be taking my place, (good news}.
|section of diptych Woman is Nurture watercolour on paper, stitched to velvet, found text 1987|
I am making new work for it. (more good news)
|Grandmother's Paper Garden 1987, women's magazine papers stitched to cotton|
|The Mother The Child 1988 cut up watercolour painting and family photographs stitched to damask,|
overlayed with ink drawing on sheer organza
|the mother the child detail ( nine-patches made from photos of my childhood and paintings of tree branches)|
|the mother the child 1988 stitched paper on damask , a self portrait|