Now Is The Time; Please Love Her (temporarily out on display at MUSC Mammography Center for Breast Cancer Awareness Month)
Women are amazing! Especially the ones facing medical, financial, or personal crisis. They keep on going in the midst of their storms and don't ask for much, except to be loved!
This piece is fo all those amazing, remarkable women who face struggles every day. I salute you and your bravery. I cannot walk in your shoes, but I can give you my love and support through my art.
The paper collage/bikini top bra is the centerpiece of this composition. Made from recycled cardboard and tissue paper, found objects adorn this top and give it extra fortification. Items used include wire, pull tabs, nails, metal scraps, screws, washers and bottle caps. There are also American Flags and Pink Ribbons made from wire and metal scraps. The piece is famed in twigs stained white to add a finished look to the canvas.
Dimensions: 8" x 8" x 2". Can stand alone or be hung.
$200 plus shipping. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Breast Cancer Research.