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Hand Stitched using recycled clothing
Sea Legs
Fabric
20.5x20.5''
2014

Hand stitched fabric drawings, created during an artist residency in Muriwai, New Zealand. Each piece uses embroidery, appliqué, and collage techniques.

My dad was a commercial fisherman, and as a child my mom and I lived on ships with him. I took my first steps as a baby somewhere on the Bering Sea. I am not sure if my legs were this hairy.