These paintings emulate a Picture Exchange Communication System taught in the area of Speech Therapy. The images used in PECS are generally range from 1 inch to 3 inches in size.
These paintings measure 2 x 2 inches each.
As a whole, my work is a language study, questioned, primarily through body and hand language.
These works range in sizes.
These works express the idea, "Wired Differently." When I embroider a work and flip it over to its recto side, it fulfills and translates, visually, the idea of how something so beautiful on the outside can be wired so differently on the inside.
These works are collaborations between my son and I. He makes the initial large swirls and marks. In same cases, he has applied the base watercolors. In a reply to his mark-making, I add my own colors, designs, and drawings to the visual conversation that he has initiated for us.