//Textile & Paper Art

The thread which drew me

2016
embroidery/photography
cyanotype print, embroidery thread, quilting and embroidery hoops

view of central quilting hoop in installation

"The thread which drew me" is a cyanotype print of a crumbling iron furnace in the Wayne National Forest of Southern Ohio where my grandmother was raised in rural poverty. The creeping embroidery on the print evokes the craft tradition my grandmother was taught and has taught to me.