Letter from a homeless man
|Silkscreen: He hit a brick wall, July 19, 2014|
|silkscreens on monoprints, The Travels|
What I remember most about homeless shelters: Arriving with just the clothes on your back and no bags. How quickly clothes became tattered. The shelter was the last stop on a long, long journey.
|Fabric scrolls, Conversations with a homeless man|
So, one of the things I wanted to capture with Letter from a Homeless Man was the humanity of a life on the edge.
|fabric scrolls, Conversations with a homeless man|
How it looks from the inside to "fall apart" and to lose everything. While printing, I realized that fabric did something that paper couldn't quite do.
|silkscreen on fabric, Letter from a homeless man|
It allowed me to "show" the story from the beginning . . .