Mountain Gate Series: Abuk
Mountain Gate Series 2012
Handwoven face of linen and handspun, plant-dyed wool from Maine island sheep. Felted merino wool headdress, needle-felted designs.
20 x 20 x 12 in
Below, a detail of the right side of the face. The ear design is needle-felted. The headdress is wet-felted and appliqued, and shows different shades and variants of the madder-root dye, which was applied by the artist at her studio in Maine.