Homage to Anne Frank

Homage to Anne Frank

 Women who have had an impact in the world have been a favorite subject of mine.  In “Homage to Anne Frank” I have placed Anne in the genocidal context of her time by juxtaposing her against the image of Hitler, expressing the atrocity that befell her … Read more

King Amenhotep II (2)

King Amenhotep I

  This tapestry is the second of two versions. This version is woven up the warp and I removed the title. It it from a quick sketch I did while in the mummy room at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo. I was fascinated by the mummies … Read more

King Amenhotep II (1)

King Amenhotep II

This tapestry is the first of two versions. This version is woven across the warp with the title.  It it from a quick sketch I did while in the mummy room at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo.  I was fascinated by the mummies and did several sketches … Read more

Egyptian Death Mask

Egyptian Death Mask

This tapestry started as a quick sketch of a death mask I discovered at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo.  I was fascinated by the idea of a death mask. The distortion you see was in the mask itself. Linene weft, seine twine warp 13 x 10.75 … Read more

José

Jose

The shading in this tapestry is achieved by different blends of natural and green.  Not just any green, this is workman’s green, the color of my father’s work clothes. José was my father. Wool weft hand dyed, seine twine warp.  12 x 10 inches Artist’s collection

Memento Mori: Thomas

Memento Mori: Thomas

When my old cat Thomas died at the ripe old age of 19 I designed and wove this tapestry in his memory.  He was a sweet, gentle soul.  Wool, cotton and metallic weft, seine twine warp. 10 in x 6.5 inches Artist’s collection