I’ve started “spooling” the yarn I’be been dyeing. Mostly avocado, some black bean and lem

Textile Art

 
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The Holding Space

2022

interactive installation at The Arcata Playhouse during their Spring 2022 Women's Festival

 

detail photos

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good morning banner //
Wedding Tent Installation

2020

Fabric, thread, paint

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process & detail photos

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There's something holding me together

2020

plant-dyed yarn woven around found wooden frame

This piece is my most recent step, deeper into my practice of creating pieces that embody particular feelings, with the intention of being tangible prayers. I offered it to my Instagram community, for anyone that might need the prayer of being held together. A new friend recommended I send it to her friend in Ukraine who had a head injury. That friend wanted me to send it to as a surprise to someone undergoing chemo in Canada. Hopefully, it imbues the viewer with the faith that something invisible is, indeed, holding them together.

 
And then, the weaving told me, “I am don

do you see where I'm tied to the sky?

2019

plant-dyed yarn woven around found wooden frames

 

process pictures

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rise up da sun

fall 2018

yarn woven around found frame

Happy sun returning lengthening stretchi
 

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