This portrait is a metaphor for being our authentic selves. The inside is shown on the outside.
INSIDE OUT – MIXED MEDIA ART WORK WITH DIGITAL PRINTING AND FREE HAND EMBROIDERY; 2013
Loose embroidery threads symbolise what would traditionally be behind the canvas on the other side. Not this time. The loose threads stitch together her pain, her hopes, and her compassion and are visible to all.
Measures 11.5 x 8 x 1.5 inches / 30 cm x 21 cm x 4 cm.