Within the Cloud of Unknowing

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“Within the Cloud of Unknowing”

40” X 35”

2006

Linen, Rayon chiffon and synthetic fabrics; Rayon and metallic embroidery and monofilament threads; Angelina; Painted Tyvek, Brown paper, Thermo-gauze and Fusible web; Transfer foil; Felt; Leather cord; Glass and wooden beads

Free machine embroidery and appliqué; Thermo-fabrication; Couching; Bobbin stitching; Foiling; Hand beading; Machine quilting

Artist Statement:

So much of our life is spent in a state of disconnection – with little sense of how we are cradled in the hands of our creator. Only tiny pockets of people are able to grasp and live with the knowledge we are constantly surrounded with love. Deeply buried within us is the connection we search for, if we are able to open our minds and look.

This piece was exhibited as part of Time & Place, Sir Wilfred Grenfell College Art Gallery, Corner Brook, NL, June to September, 2009

Private Collection