Pink and blue swirling backgrounds cover text and an image depicting Sojourner Truth. A piece of partially burned antique white crochet surrounds her face like a halo.

Sojourner Truth

“Sojourner Truth”
(acrylic, collage, & burned antique cotton thread)
12x16x1.5″ gallery wrapped canvas, $225
This piece is for sale in my Etsy shop.

Women’s Work explores the theme of women’s traditional roles and how they choose to engage or not engage those roles. The women featured in these pieces and their stories are juxtaposed with crochet made by my maternal grandmother and my great grandmother, as well as new pieces I’ve made to further explore the line between traditional handicrafts and art. Read more about the creation of this show during a pandemic.

Read more about Sojourner Truth.