Stuffed Paintings

Microcosm.jpg

 Microcosm, 2014, Oil and acrylic on mattress, 50 x 80”

Flower Girl(Maybe eater).jpg

Flower Girl, 2015, Acrylic on sewn and fiber stuffed Moroccan fabric, 24 x 12 x 8”

Dance of the Celebrants.jpg

 Dance of the Celebrants, 2011, Oil on sewn and fiber stuffed canvas, 4 x 3 x 1”

Flower Eater.jpg

Flower Eater, 2011, Oil on sewn and fiber stuffed canvas, 4 x 2 x 1”

Three Windows.jpg

 Three Windows, 2011, Oil on sewn and fiber stuffed canvas, 4 x 3 x 1”

Repose.jpg

 Repose, 2011, Oil on sewn and fiber stuffed canvas, 5 x 3 x 1”

Wheelchair.jpg

 Wheelchair, 2011, Oil on sewn and fiber stuffed canvas, 4 x 3 x 1”

Two Beds.jpg

 Two Beds, 2011, Oil on sewn and fiber stuffed canvas, 4 x 3 x 1”

 Twin Asylums, 2011, O Oil on sewn and fiber stuffed canvas, 4 x 3 x 1” Each

Mother and Child.jpg

 Mother and Child, 2011, Oil on sewn and fiber stuffed canvas, 3 x 5 x 1”

white wedding.jpg

 White Wedding, 2005, Oil on sewn and fiber stuffed canvas, 25 x 15 x 6”

gift of god.jpg

 Gift of God, 2005, Oil on sewn and fiber stuffed canvas, 15 x 25 x 6”

taxidermy.jpg

 Taxidermy, 2005, Oil on sewn and fiber stuffed canvas, 20 x 24 x 8”

madonaa and child.jpg

 Madonna and Child of the Leap, 2005, Oil on sewn and fiber stuffed canvas, 25 x 13 x 5”

gone missing.jpg

 Gone Missing, 2005, Oil on sewn and fiber stuffed canvas, 12 x 12 x 4”

little helper.jpg

 Little Helper, 2006, Acrylic, marker on sewn and fiber stuffed canvas, 8 x 22 x 6”

self portrait as lucy.jpg

 Self-Portrait as Lucy, 2006, Acrylic, marker on sewn and fiber stuffed canvas, 8 x 6 x 2”

Stuffed Paintings - In these pieces, I make figural silhouettes out of canvas, which I stuff with cotton and sew. I then paint narratives on the facades of each form. Each stuffed painting is a hybrid character, which embodies conflicts, losses and connections between childhood and adult lives.