Photograph by Kevin McConnell

Companion Species (Speech Bubble), 2019

Companion Species (Speech Bubble),
136 × 198.5 in.
Reclaimed wool blankets, embroidery floss, thread
Photograph by Kevin McConnell

This piece was stitched in community at these open sewing circles: University of Arkansas, International Connections Lounge in the Arkansas Union, Fayetteville, AR; Art Center of the Ozarks, Springdale, AR; Preschool Playdate, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR; Cherokee Arts Center, Tahlequah, OK; Drop-in Sewing Circle, Crystal Bridges Museum of Art, Bentonville, AR; Art Night Out, Crystal Bridges Museum of Art, Bentonville, AR; Bethany Hayes’s Artist Skills and Practice Issues class from Portland Community College, at Marie Watt Studio, Portland, OR; Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum of Art, Honolulu, HI; Spalding House, Honolulu Museum of Art, Honolulu, HI; Marie McGregor’s We BeWeave class from Honolulu Academy, Honolulu Museum of Art, Honolulu, HI; Portland Community College Art Students, Rock Creek Campus, Portland, OR

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