Posts Tagged ‘mixed media’

New Work: Back to ‘Mending’

January 31, 2018

New Work:  Back to ‘Mending’ Yet another new work inspired by Hazel Hall’s poem, “Mending.”  Full text of the poem is here.  Written about 100 years ago (Hall died in 1924), it is the gift that keeps on giving!  Hall describes a mundane household chore as a subversive act, ‘a little travesty on life.’ It […]

2018 | Instincts and Intuition Blog--(click on the photo to learn more), New Work, Subversive Stitching, Tone Poems | Media: , | Tags: , , Comments (0)

(White) Silence is Violence

January 9, 2018

While this new work is a modern quilt with a contemporary theme, it stands firmly in the tradition of subversive stitching in quilts. When officers of the law become judge, jury, and executioners, killing unarmed black citizens, we all have a problem.  The police act on our behalf.  This slogan from the Black Lives Matter […]

2018 | Instincts and Intuition Blog--(click on the photo to learn more), Modern Quilts, New Work, Subversive Stitching | Media: , | Tags: , Comments (4)