Cylindrical Poem 1
Cylindrical Poem is an intuitive piece, an experiment in stitchery and witchery.
8" x 8" x 1.5"
cotton embroidery floss on thick cotton
mounted on wood stretcher bars
more about the work
Sewing is a way to tap into ancient craft practices – moving the needle slowly by hand, through and over the material, in and out, up and down.
With that physicality in mind, the pieces ultimately act as a metaphor for the esoteric missive “As above So below,” providing a safe space between the imagined (a world we want) and the living world (both rewarding and at times, challenging).