|Small collaged board, detail|
The beat of the music combines with words and fabrics.
Art for me is like music: dance of color, texture, and meaning.
This series ranges in size from 12"x12" to 4"x4".
The text and images are hand-printed on scraps of linen.
|Six inch square of confidence|
Then I collage these to boards, using the techniques I learned from Alexandra Sheldon. It is like piecing a puzzle, and creates a smooth, inviting fabric mosaic.
I have been making Portable Art for almost two decades now.
It seems so important, to have art that fits in your hands, your budget, and your day.
|Print on hand-dyed cotton with vintage lace thermofax screen|
The smallest of these would sit happily beside anyone's computer.
It lasts a lot longer than a Starbucks gift card.
|Four-inch square Portable Art|
transcribed to a thermofax screen.
I'm hoping to post the screen, and more, for sale on my Etsy site soon.
|A "dreamy" pair|
This Saturday I'll have the work at Lowell Fiber Studio,
512 on the fifth floor of Western Avenue Studios, Lowell.
|Yes. Of course.|
You may be a winner, just for the pleasure of looking at art an afternoon.