Monday, June 8, 2015

I have two pieces in the exhibition Stitch: A Regional Contemporary Art Textile Exhibition.

Fifty works in textiles from Kentucky and the surrounding states, juried by renowned art quilter Susan Shie! Closing reception and juror's talk is scheduled for Wednesday, August 26 from 5 - 7 (reception) and 7 - 8 (juror's lecture). Free and open to the public!

At the Claypool-Young Art Bldg., Morehead State University, Morehead, Kentucky 40351

My two pieces are both handmade books:

"Nature's Custodian"

Handmade paper, silk, found objects, collage, freemotion stitching, leather cover. 
Coptic binding (waxed linen thread). 8" x 23" x 10" (when open), 2014

"Prayers for a Whole Heart"
Handmade paper, silk, ink, freemotion stitching, painted wooden cover. 
Coptic binding (waxed linen thread). 9" x 16" x 16", 2014