Artist's Statements About Individual
Happy Motherís (D)Day!
Mixed-media on paper, 1995, 8 x 6Relief ink, gouache, oil-based
transfers from newsprint and computer-generated type, linoleum cuts,
and collage on Chinese napkin and Fabriano Italia stock.
One month before Motherís Day, 1995, the Oklahoma City bombing
shook my house, killed and maimed hundreds, removed the face of
my next-door neighbor, and destroyed the innocence of her two young
sons. Imagine the impact if more than just a few blocks of just
one city were involved! And if we can imagine this, how can we condone