Wednesday, October 15, 2008

Memory of Wikwemikong

hand dyed rayon and cotton
layered fabrics, hand stitched
embroidered with eyelet stitch
linen thread, hand quilted

seventy


2008

50th wedding, Ruth and Douglas


satin, photo transfer
machine paper piecing
hand stitch



number sixty nine


1997

Slipping Glimpser

vintage apron
embroidered with two texts
one by Michael Ignatief about
his mother having to give up painting.

one by Wilhem de Kooning
about having to be 'on
the slant' in order to
be an artist.

paper, paint, beads
hand printed cotton
backed with artist
canvas
hand stitched
sixty eight

2008

The House with the Golden Windows

Four panels
magazine papers, thread
artist canvas, dyed
embroidered

This piece has been
installed five times
in exhibition.

Now in my closet


sixty seven

1993

Blessings Series: Brigid


wool, velvet, variety of layered fabrics
hand stitch


sixty six

2004