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Incarnations and Incantations

Early in my professional career I trained as a graphic artist and typesetter, then through an apprenticeship with the same company gained journeyman status as a lithographer. I hold a BFA in textile surface design followed by a MFA in painting with an emphasis on conceptual constructs and color field theory. Time spent at a local jewelry arts academy remains invaluable. I've loved every minute on the path.

My current incarnations include cloth and fiber constructions, personal adornments, and scent forms - all embodying a personal aesthetic around an earth-centered lexicon. As to scent: influenced by ancient peoples who beautified their bodies with tribal marks, I embrace perfume signs as invisible scent tattoos upon which to mark one's territory. Applying scent can be a ritual of fragrant incantations that assist in defining one's…

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  • Female
  • Born on December 25
  • Joined July 15, 2010

Favorite materials

linen, silk, hemp, fibers and fleece, wayward string, windfall, cedar bark, raw botanical essences, silver and gold, concepts, stories, language

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Fiber Constructions ✜ Personal Adornments...

About

Incarnations and Incantations

Early in my professional career I trained as a graphic artist and typesetter, then through an apprenticeship with the same company gained journeyman status as a lithographer. I hold a BFA in textile surface design followed by a MFA in painting with an emphasis on conceptual constructs and color field theory. Time spent at a local jewelry arts academy remains invaluable. I've loved every minute on the path.

My current incarnations include cloth and fiber constructions, personal adornments, and scent forms - all embodying a personal aesthetic around an earth-centered lexicon. As to scent: influenced by ancient peoples who beautified their bodies with tribal marks, I embrace perfume signs as invisible scent tattoos upon which to mark one's territory. Applying scent can be a ritual of fragrant incantations that assist in defining one's persona, not simply an obligatory smear or mist to pulse points, but a ceremony - a celebration of self.

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