This work conjures a loose association to the iconography of early Christian art, such as the tradition of icon painting and altar pieces through the configuration of found and weathered materials.
This image shows a very high-tech, industrial coat-check room. What I saw was an emptiness and loneliness, a room devoid of almost any human touch.
As a Fashion Design major, I incorporated fashion into ceramics by making a designer purse with an animal flare…thus an armadillo designer handbag. Roadkill and hazardous waste are current issues we deal with everyday.
This painting shows distress and a feeling that we are moving targets with
so many guns around.
This piece was inspired by “Lord of the Flies”. The work evolved after I lost someone very important to me, and experienced the way people handled death…particularly the ceremonial presentation of his body during the funeral.