Myakka Sky 2021 framed size: 11" x 14" wool, silk fiber, silk fabric, hand stitching, embroidery.
Cephalopod 2021 base size: 12" x 24" wool, silk fiber, silk fabric, hand stitching, embroidery, polyester thread, horsehair.
Skyline 2020 framed size: 16" x 16" wool, silk fiber, silk fabric, hand stitching, embroidery, polyester thread.
Myakka Sky II 2021 framed size: 13" x 19.5" wool, silk fiber, silk fabric, hand stitching, embroidery, pearle cotton polyester thread.
The Valley at Sunrise wool & silk fiber, glass beads, polyester thread, hand and machine stitching framed size approximately 7.5" x 21".
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PAPER , ASSEMBLAGE & JOOMCHI
Joomchi is a unique Korean traditional way of felting mulberry (Hanji) paper by using water and eager hands. The terminology originated from the meaning, “making a Joomoney (Pouch)”. Records say that Koreans started making Joomchi in Goryeo Dynasty, A.D.918 – 1392. There are a few remaining Korean treasures made with this technique: purses, folding pouches, outfits for rain, etc. Joomchi creates strong, textural and painterly surfaces by layering and agitating Hanji (Korean mulberry papers.) Joomchi is not easy to rip/tear and creates elegant looking surfaces.
Conversation I Joomchi (hanji) with cotton sashiko thread framed size approx. 22" x 40'