Milk and Honey

22 x 58", hand-stitched cotton and found embroidery, velvet, 2008                                                                in the collection of
                                                                                                                                                     Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art

artist statement

Motherhood puts a woman's body to the test. Body parts that were once decorative and erotic and assigned to pleasure become places of utility and sources of nourishment. Female sexuality can get complicated: you can only provide one at a time, milk or honey?