Here I am bragging about myself again. I am so excited! Acceptances are still very exciting to me.
This is one of the first pieces finished after Sean’s death. I thought I’d lost my ability to be creative.
Truly an affirmation. Here is a detail shot.
I sewed each stitch with care; most of them in the infusion lab at the University of Chicago cancer center. It’s my favorite color scheme with lots and lots of deconstructed yarn stitching, yarn tunneling, over a hand died fabric collage of just about everything. It includes hand dyed silks, wools, wool felt, cottons, linen and more linen, and fabric paints. It is finished in a wonky unbalanced crooked over-sized blanket stitch.
Stop in at the Yeiser Arts Center 200 Broadway, Paducah, KY from April 11th to June 6th. I must quote a friend here in appropriate high English, “Yippie! Skippie!