Vintage Velvet, Embroidery & SilkscreensThis week's book See Us is about bringing to light that which has been in the dark.
|Textile page: See Us poem on the left. Hand embroidery on the right|
|Pale ink silkscreened on vintage navy velvet|
To further the motif of "see us" I printed many of the images with a pale ink on the dark velvet. This created haunting, ghost-like imagery.
|"See Us" textile book|
The finished book: The poetic interweaving of rare African textiles, modern fibers, original imagery, and poetry.