hand embroidery with thread on cosmetic facial peel, wood embroidery hoops, mixed media hoop
diameters range from 6" - 7"
The Subcutaneous series developed out of an interest in heirloom objects as they relate to cultural inheritance. What are the cultural constructions of beauty and femininity that are passed down from one generation to the next via objects and images?
The hooped embroidery is sewn on remnant facial peel taken from the artist's body.