39”H x39”W $1050 When I travel in the American Southwest I’m drawn to the rugged rocks for their color and texture. I feel inspired, thoughtful and energized. The rocks are enduring. For me they create a sense of hope.
The “PAGES” Series is based on surface design techniques. All the fabrics started as white or black cotton material and then were created using one specific thermo fax screen as the motif throughout. This screen is used to print the image using thickened dye for color or to take the color away by printing with a discharge agent.
I continue to be intrigued by the role the quilting stitches play in adding interest and texture to each piece.
33”H x 40”W $975 For the ancient people of Bolivia and Peru around Lake Titicaca, the Island of the Sun was the source of their creation story. About 600 AD without the use of the wheel or the arch they built structures that still stand today. Trapezoidal doors and niches were a part of the […]
34”H x 36”W$800 The magnificent colors and textures of the desert are reflected off the canyon walls by glorious light. I dream of capturing the wonder of it all. I feel so small in the expanse of the landscape.
27”H x 41.5”W$650 The mountains, the textures and the structures of Bolivia and Peru leave me breathless. The natives climb and walk with ease in the altitude while I struggle to barely move.
26”H x 55”W SOLD As a world traveler I’m inspired by grand vistas and glorious sunsets. This beauty is found viewing mountains, canyons and islands. It penetrates the soul.
16.5”H x 28”W SOLD In Louisville, KY on Derby Day the turf races are as fascinating as those run on the regular track. The magnificent horses race in front of the cheering spectators on the lush grass.
17”H x 28”W $325 The textures and patterns of the lichen on the rocks in Voyageur’s National Park provide interest and variety as canoeists paddle by.
25”H x 40”W $750 In this piece I’m thinking of the writings found in an archeological dig of a past civilization. What history has been forgotten? What parts are remembered?
34”H x 34”W $800 The archeological dig brings forth fragments that scholars study providing us with a glimpse of the past. Is it possible to fill in the details of individual lives and events?
31.5”H x 23.5”W $400 People remember history by erecting monuments and memorials. They play an important role in the building of a nation. We often respond with a great depth of emotion.
35”H x 23”W $450 Once there were lovely leather bound books sitting on shelves behind glass doors to be admired as the possessions of the learned and the wealthy. The volumes were the evidence of the bookbinder’s craft.
41”H x 26”W $375 The traveler records impressions of the sights and sounds of Japan in a journal. Describing the wonderful gardens is a challenge.
46”H x 28”W $800 The canyon walls of the American Southwest have wonderful textures and colors that inspire artists everywhere. Both the serious and casual travelers keep journals just to remember.
30”H x 30”W SOLD These are the colors of the Impressionists who were inspired by modern life in Paris as well as the French countryside.
35”H x 41”W $995 The colors reflect Monet’s paintings of his water lily pond at Giverny. His great passion for gardening and painting is inspiring and remembered.
21”H x 44”W $700 The forces of water, erosion and time are evident throughout the Grand Canyon. At Havasu Creek I pause to meditate on relationships and connections of people to the earth and to the Creator.
38”H x 21.5”W $675 Floating down the Colorado River the entire length of the Grand Canyon was a once in a lifetime experience. All of us kept journals. Here, I’m remembering a hike to Yoni Pool.
24”H x 33”W $400 Historic Phantom Ranch deep within the Grand Canyon has a post office used by river passengers and backpackers. The bridge is used by mules and hikers. It’s a mile marker location for all.
29.5”H x 29”W $625 The many hot springs in Yellowstone National Park suggest the beauty of minerals, bacteria and algae swirling in the waters reflecting their glorious colors.
54”H x 23”W $950 The forces of earth erupt and flow creating lovely rhythms and shapes. I observe this beauty as lava flows, a geyser erupts or water seeps through rock walls.
62”H x 30.5 $1200 The vibrant rich colors remind one of the traditional flamenco dancer with her whirling skirt and petticoat. The movement of her body throughout the dance is beautiful to behold.
42”H x 42”W $1050 In the Boundary Waters of northern Minnesota the rocks are covered with lichen reflecting some of earth’s history.
30”H x 35”W $750 Weather! Everyone talks about it. When a major storm occurs it impacts our lives and we remember the event and its effect on us.