Exocitica Botanica Series 2017 Sold
Exocitica Botanica Series 2017 Sold
Cotton Dress Revisited
Cotton Dress Revisited
The Poet
The Poet
Her Offering Was Illuminated  SOLD
Her Offering Was Illuminated SOLD
Patterns & Perceptions  mixed media collage
Patterns & Perceptions mixed media collage
Homage to Harriet
Homage to Harriet
Vessel of Memory and Bounty
Vessel of Memory and Bounty
Entering The Darker Other
Entering The Darker Other
Homage to Gaugain
Homage to Gaugain
Sketchbook page - collage of Exotica Botanica Series
Sketchbook page - collage of Exotica Botanica Series
Dressed for Success
Dressed for Success
Wrapped Up in Blue - Collage various papers, acrylic on canvas 30x30 inches
Wrapped Up in Blue - Collage various papers, acrylic on canvas 30x30 inches
Markings - from the Matisse Series, 30x30 inches Collage various papers, acrylic,
Markings - from the Matisse Series, 30x30 inches Collage various papers, acrylic,
Fusion - from the Matisse Series, 30x30 inches Collage various papers, acrylic on canvas
Fusion - from the Matisse Series, 30x30 inches Collage various papers, acrylic on canvas
Journey to the Interior - from the Matisse Series, 12x16 inches, collage & acrylic various papers on canvas
Journey to the Interior - from the Matisse Series, 12x16 inches, collage & acrylic various papers on canvas
Matisse Blue Dress #2 - from the Matisse Series collage various papers, mixed media on arches paper 30x22 inches
Matisse Blue Dress #2 - from the Matisse Series collage various papers, mixed media on arches paper 30x22 inches
The Mystery - from the Matisse Series 30x22 inches mixed media collage on arches paper
The Mystery - from the Matisse Series 30x22 inches mixed media collage on arches paper
Sanctuary of Hope - from the Matisse Series 30x22 inches mixed media collage of arches paper
Sanctuary of Hope - from the Matisse Series 30x22 inches mixed media collage of arches paper
Blue Bottle Dress paper & glass bottle sculpture 15x10x3 inches
Blue Bottle Dress paper & glass bottle sculpture 15x10x3 inches
Journey To A Very Fine House - from Matisse Series of interiors collage various papers & acrylic on canvas 12x16 inches
Journey To A Very Fine House - from Matisse Series of interiors collage various papers & acrylic on canvas 12x16 inches
Sanctuary - from Matisse series interior mixed media collage on arches paper 30x22 inches
Sanctuary - from Matisse series interior mixed media collage on arches paper 30x22 inches
Exotica Botanica Series  Sold - works on arches watercolor paper 22x15 inches collage, pen & ink, w/c
Exotica Botanica Series Sold - works on arches watercolor paper 22x15 inches collage, pen & ink, w/c
Exotica Bontanica Dress work on arches w/c paper 22x30 inches - collage, mixed media
Exotica Bontanica Dress work on arches w/c paper 22x30 inches - collage, mixed media
Exotica Botanica Series 22x15 inches mixed media collage on w/c paper
Exotica Botanica Series 22x15 inches mixed media collage on w/c paper
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Silver ink drawing on black paper of me as little girl.jpg
And She Was Born - acrylic, collage on canvas 30x30 inches
And She Was Born - acrylic, collage on canvas 30x30 inches
An Offering - acrylic on canvas 36x36 inches SOLD
An Offering - acrylic on canvas 36x36 inches SOLD
They Came with Offerings SOLD 30x30 inches acrylic & collage on canvas
They Came with Offerings SOLD 30x30 inches acrylic & collage on canvas
Tending Her Garden - 2018 Currently out on loan
Tending Her Garden - 2018 Currently out on loan
The Queen  36"x36"  out on loan mixed media acrylic, collage on canvas
The Queen 36"x36" out on loan mixed media acrylic, collage on canvas
Exotica Botanica Series  Boy with Sunflower - 2017 Collage, mixed media on 24"x24" canvas
Exotica Botanica Series Boy with Sunflower - 2017 Collage, mixed media on 24"x24" canvas
Hagar's Dress - Mixed Media drawing on paper
Hagar's Dress - Mixed Media drawing on paper
Exotica Botanica Series 36"x48" acrylic & mixed media on canvas - 2017  SOLD
Exotica Botanica Series 36"x48" acrylic & mixed media on canvas - 2017 SOLD
Exotica Botanica mixed media collage on paper 11"x15"
Exotica Botanica mixed media collage on paper 11"x15"
A Necessary Memory
A Necessary Memory
Camouflage Apron - SOLD
Camouflage Apron - SOLD
The Calm of Dreams to Come
The Calm of Dreams to Come
She Knows Her Worth  Sold
She Knows Her Worth Sold
Golden Dreams & Magical Offerings 36"x36"
Golden Dreams & Magical Offerings 36"x36"
Taking Flight - 35"x25"  NFS  private collection
Taking Flight - 35"x25" NFS private collection
The Welcoming - 36"x36" acrylic & collage on canvas 2018
The Welcoming - 36"x36" acrylic & collage on canvas 2018
A Thoughtful Resilience - 36"x36" Acrylic on Canvas with collage 2018
A Thoughtful Resilience - 36"x36" Acrylic on Canvas with collage 2018
Vessels of Memory - Self Portrait 36"x36" Acrylic on canvas & collage  2018
Vessels of Memory - Self Portrait 36"x36" Acrylic on canvas & collage 2018
Languid Longings & Offerings 36"x 48" Acrylic and collage on canvas 2018
Languid Longings & Offerings 36"x 48" Acrylic and collage on canvas 2018
She is The Vessel & The Vine 36"x36" acrylic and collage on canvas 2018
She is The Vessel & The Vine 36"x36" acrylic and collage on canvas 2018
Peace Be Still - 36"x36" acrylic on canvas with collage 2015/16
Peace Be Still - 36"x36" acrylic on canvas with collage 2015/16
Circe's Nature  Limited edition Giclee prints available
Circe's Nature Limited edition Giclee prints available
My Soul Restored 22"x30" mixed media collage limited edition Giclee prints available
My Soul Restored 22"x30" mixed media collage limited edition Giclee prints available
Circe's Insouciance  -  36"x36" Acrylic, collage on canvas
Circe's Insouciance - 36"x36" Acrylic, collage on canvas
Cotton Dress - A Wearing Memory  2019
Cotton Dress - A Wearing Memory 2019
From the Giovanna Garzoni Series - Peaches & Plums 8"x8"
From the Giovanna Garzoni Series - Peaches & Plums 8"x8"
From the Giovanna Garzoni Still life series - A Watchful View 6"x6" on wood panel box
From the Giovanna Garzoni Still life series - A Watchful View 6"x6" on wood panel box
A Stillness of Virtue - Giovanna Garzoni Still life series  6"x6"
A Stillness of Virtue - Giovanna Garzoni Still life series 6"x6"
Interior Offerings - Still life series 6"x6" collage
Interior Offerings - Still life series 6"x6" collage
Interior Through the Veil  -  still life collage & acrylic 6"x6"
Interior Through the Veil - still life collage & acrylic 6"x6"
A Fullness of Virtue - still life series 6"x6" collage & acrylic
A Fullness of Virtue - still life series 6"x6" collage & acrylic
Stillness Confined - Still life dress series collage & acrylic 6"x6"
Stillness Confined - Still life dress series collage & acrylic 6"x6"
Timeless Interlude - Still life series 6"x6" collage & acrylic
Timeless Interlude - Still life series 6"x6" collage & acrylic
The Magic Lives Within  -  mixed media acrylic and collage
The Magic Lives Within - mixed media acrylic and collage
Entering The Colored Spaces of My Mind (patchwork dress)- 22"x30" mixed media on Arches paper
Entering The Colored Spaces of My Mind (patchwork dress)- 22"x30" mixed media on Arches paper
Lush Memory - collage on Arches paper  - Exotica Botanica Series 22"x30"  2019
Lush Memory - collage on Arches paper - Exotica Botanica Series 22"x30" 2019
Incantations -  Exotica Botanica Series 22"x30" collage mixed media on Arches paper 2019
Incantations - Exotica Botanica Series 22"x30" collage mixed media on Arches paper 2019
I Bloom in My Circumstance.jpg
She Knows The Secret.jpg
Lemon Lady  30%22x42%22.jpg
She Reigns.jpg
Metamorhpasis.jpg
Addressing The SKin I'm In cutout Dress.jpg
Black Bird Bronze Cutout dress.jpg
Blue Door Cutout Dress.jpg
Blue Hands Dress.jpg
Bronz Door Cutout Dress.jpg
Alma's Dress - Homage to Alma Thomas.jpg
Emergence in Indigo Cutout Dress.jpg
I Shall Be Released Cutout Dress.jpg
Indigo  Cutout Dress Series .jpg
Indigo Cutout Dress with Bowl.jpg
Mudcloth Dress.jpg
Protection Cutout Dress.jpg
Red Dress Offering Cutout .jpg
The Creator 20%22x20%22 Vessel Series.jpg
The Source.jpg
The Vessel 12%22x12%22.jpg
Through Every Doorway a Story - Vessel Series.jpg
Air - The Elements.jpg
Earth - The Elements.jpg
Fire - The Elements.jpg
Water - The Elements.jpg
In My Mother's House There Are Many Stories
In My Mother's House There Are Many Stories
Exocitica Botanica Series 2017 Sold
Exocitica Botanica Series 2017 SoldThis is a collage work with watercolor, gouache, pen and ink, and color pencil on Fabriano black paper.
Cotton Dress Revisited
Cotton Dress RevisitedAcrylic on canvas with collage elements 30"x30" 2017
The Poet
The PoetAcrylic on canvas with collage elements 36"x36" 2017 
Her Offering Was Illuminated  SOLD
Her Offering Was Illuminated SOLDAcrylic mixed media on wood panel - 12"x12" 2017
Patterns & Perceptions  mixed media collage
Patterns & Perceptions mixed media collage Mixed Media drawing on Fabriano paper - collage, pastel, acrylic & color pencil with digital images 22"x 30"
Homage to Harriet
Homage to HarrietMixed Media drawing on Fabriano paper - Pen and ink, collage, & acrylic paint 22"x 30"  2017
Vessel of Memory and Bounty
Vessel of Memory and BountyMixed Media drawing on Fabriano paper - collage, pastel, gouache, color pencil 22"x30"  2017
Entering The Darker Other
Entering The Darker OtherOil on canvas, with collage elements 36"x36" 2015/16
Homage to Gaugain
Homage to GaugainAcrylic on canvas with collage elements; 201736"x36"
Sketchbook page - collage of Exotica Botanica Series
Sketchbook page - collage of Exotica Botanica SeriesSketchbook page from the Exotica Botanica Series - collage and color pencil, and pen & ink  11"x14" 
Dressed for Success
Dressed for Success This iconic dress shape is used as a metaphor for identity.  The dress becomes a vessel to be filled and fulfilled.This work on paper is 22"x20" - mixed media, collage, acrylic, qoauche
Wrapped Up in Blue - Collage various papers, acrylic on canvas 30x30 inches
Wrapped Up in Blue - Collage various papers, acrylic on canvas 30x30 inches
Markings - from the Matisse Series, 30x30 inches Collage various papers, acrylic,
Markings - from the Matisse Series, 30x30 inches Collage various papers, acrylic,
Fusion - from the Matisse Series, 30x30 inches Collage various papers, acrylic on canvas
Fusion - from the Matisse Series, 30x30 inches Collage various papers, acrylic on canvas
Journey to the Interior - from the Matisse Series, 12x16 inches, collage & acrylic various papers on canvas
Journey to the Interior - from the Matisse Series, 12x16 inches, collage & acrylic various papers on canvasJourney to the The Interior is in the collection of John Brandstetter.
Matisse Blue Dress #2 - from the Matisse Series collage various papers, mixed media on arches paper 30x22 inches
Matisse Blue Dress #2 - from the Matisse Series collage various papers, mixed media on arches paper 30x22 inches
The Mystery - from the Matisse Series 30x22 inches mixed media collage on arches paper
The Mystery - from the Matisse Series 30x22 inches mixed media collage on arches paper
Sanctuary of Hope - from the Matisse Series 30x22 inches mixed media collage of arches paper
Sanctuary of Hope - from the Matisse Series 30x22 inches mixed media collage of arches paper
Blue Bottle Dress paper & glass bottle sculpture 15x10x3 inches
Blue Bottle Dress paper & glass bottle sculpture 15x10x3 inches
Journey To A Very Fine House - from Matisse Series of interiors collage various papers & acrylic on canvas 12x16 inches
Journey To A Very Fine House - from Matisse Series of interiors collage various papers & acrylic on canvas 12x16 inches
Sanctuary - from Matisse series interior mixed media collage on arches paper 30x22 inches
Sanctuary - from Matisse series interior mixed media collage on arches paper 30x22 inches
Exotica Botanica Series  Sold - works on arches watercolor paper 22x15 inches collage, pen & ink, w/c
Exotica Botanica Series Sold - works on arches watercolor paper 22x15 inches collage, pen & ink, w/c This work on paper of collage and mixed media has been sold.
Exotica Bontanica Dress work on arches w/c paper 22x30 inches - collage, mixed media
Exotica Bontanica Dress work on arches w/c paper 22x30 inches - collage, mixed media
Exotica Botanica Series 22x15 inches mixed media collage on w/c paper
Exotica Botanica Series 22x15 inches mixed media collage on w/c paper
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Silver ink drawing on black paper of me as little girl.jpg
And She Was Born - acrylic, collage on canvas 30x30 inches
And She Was Born - acrylic, collage on canvas 30x30 inchesThis work will be on view in the exhibition - Riffs and Relations: African American Artists and the European Modernist Tradition, The Phillips Collection, Guest Curator Adrienne L. Childs, PhD. February 2020
An Offering - acrylic on canvas 36x36 inches SOLD
An Offering - acrylic on canvas 36x36 inches SOLD
They Came with Offerings SOLD 30x30 inches acrylic & collage on canvas
They Came with Offerings SOLD 30x30 inches acrylic & collage on canvasTHIS WORK HAS BEEN SOLD
Tending Her Garden - 2018 Currently out on loan
Tending Her Garden - 2018 Currently out on loan36"x48" Acrylic with collage elements on canvas 2018This work has been sold.
The Queen  36"x36"  out on loan mixed media acrylic, collage on canvas
The Queen 36"x36" out on loan mixed media acrylic, collage on canvas36"x36" acrylic, mixed media on canvas with collage elements 2018Currently on loan and hanging in the Washington DC office of California State Senator Kamala Harris.
Exotica Botanica Series  Boy with Sunflower - 2017 Collage, mixed media on 24"x24" canvas
Exotica Botanica Series Boy with Sunflower - 2017 Collage, mixed media on 24"x24" canvas
Hagar's Dress - Mixed Media drawing on paper
Hagar's Dress - Mixed Media drawing on paper This work on paper is from 2007 and is from The Middle Passage Series - the black figures are handmade stamps carved by the artist (me) to represent the Black Lives that were on the slave ships. The dress represents the vessel as woman.
Exotica Botanica Series 36"x48" acrylic & mixed media on canvas - 2017  SOLD
Exotica Botanica Series 36"x48" acrylic & mixed media on canvas - 2017 SOLD
Exotica Botanica mixed media collage on paper 11"x15"
Exotica Botanica mixed media collage on paper 11"x15"Mixed Media Collage on paper from the Exotica Botanica Series 2017
A Necessary Memory
A Necessary MemoryAcrylic on canvas with collage element from the Exotica Botanica Series  2017  36"x36"
Camouflage Apron - SOLD
Camouflage Apron - SOLDMixed media work on paper 30"x22" 2017
The Calm of Dreams to Come
The Calm of Dreams to ComeAcrylic with collage elements on canvas 36"x36" 2018
She Knows Her Worth  Sold
She Knows Her Worth SoldAcrylic, mixed media collage on canvas  30"x24" 2018
Golden Dreams & Magical Offerings 36"x36"
Golden Dreams & Magical Offerings 36"x36"Acrylic with collage elements 2018 36x36 inches
Taking Flight - 35"x25"  NFS  private collection
Taking Flight - 35"x25" NFS private collectionCollage on Arches watercolor paper - from the Indigo series 2016
The Welcoming - 36"x36" acrylic & collage on canvas 2018
The Welcoming - 36"x36" acrylic & collage on canvas 2018This work is an acrylic painting with collage elements on canvas.  It's a work inspired by a Chester Higgins' photograph 'At The Gate'.  This work reminds me of my grandmother, and how I always felt welcomed in her presence...the illuminated presence of all positive and loving energy.
A Thoughtful Resilience - 36"x36" Acrylic on Canvas with collage 2018
A Thoughtful Resilience - 36"x36" Acrylic on Canvas with collage 2018
Vessels of Memory - Self Portrait 36"x36" Acrylic on canvas & collage  2018
Vessels of Memory - Self Portrait 36"x36" Acrylic on canvas & collage 2018
Languid Longings & Offerings 36"x 48" Acrylic and collage on canvas 2018
Languid Longings & Offerings 36"x 48" Acrylic and collage on canvas 2018
She is The Vessel & The Vine 36"x36" acrylic and collage on canvas 2018
She is The Vessel & The Vine 36"x36" acrylic and collage on canvas 2018
Peace Be Still - 36"x36" acrylic on canvas with collage 2015/16
Peace Be Still - 36"x36" acrylic on canvas with collage 2015/16
Circe's Nature  Limited edition Giclee prints available
Circe's Nature Limited edition Giclee prints available Collage on arches watercolor paper 30”x22” various papers2018 work -limited prints now available of this work at 20”x16” digital print on archival rag paper - DM for price
My Soul Restored 22"x30" mixed media collage limited edition Giclee prints available
My Soul Restored 22"x30" mixed media collage limited edition Giclee prints availableThis work is a mixed media collage of various papers on Arches water color paper. It’s 22”x30” and the title is based upon the 23rd Psalm. Limited 16”x20” digital prints of this work are available. Printed on archival rag paper. DM for prices.
Circe's Insouciance  -  36"x36" Acrylic, collage on canvas
Circe's Insouciance - 36"x36" Acrylic, collage on canvasThis is an acrylic painting with collage elements on stretched canvas - 36”x36” 2019 work
Cotton Dress - A Wearing Memory  2019
Cotton Dress - A Wearing Memory 2019 Mixed media collage, acrylic painting on arches 36”x42” paper
From the Giovanna Garzoni Series - Peaches & Plums 8"x8"
From the Giovanna Garzoni Series - Peaches & Plums 8"x8"Still life series based upon the works of Renaissance artist Giovanna Garzoni.This work is 8”x8” collage on wood box panel
From the Giovanna Garzoni Still life series - A Watchful View 6"x6" on wood panel box
From the Giovanna Garzoni Still life series - A Watchful View 6"x6" on wood panel boxThis is a collage work on a wooden panel box.
A Stillness of Virtue - Giovanna Garzoni Still life series  6"x6"
A Stillness of Virtue - Giovanna Garzoni Still life series 6"x6"Still life series on wooden panel box - collage and acrylic paint
Interior Offerings - Still life series 6"x6" collage
Interior Offerings - Still life series 6"x6" collage From the Giovanna Series of still life dresses. Collage, and acrylic on wooden box panel 2014
Interior Through the Veil  -  still life collage & acrylic 6"x6"
Interior Through the Veil - still life collage & acrylic 6"x6"This is from the Giovanna Series of still life dress works on wooden panel box.
A Fullness of Virtue - still life series 6"x6" collage & acrylic
A Fullness of Virtue - still life series 6"x6" collage & acrylicThis is also from the Giovanna series done on wooden box panel
Stillness Confined - Still life dress series collage & acrylic 6"x6"
Stillness Confined - Still life dress series collage & acrylic 6"x6"From the Giovanna Still life dress series on wooden box panel
Timeless Interlude - Still life series 6"x6" collage & acrylic
Timeless Interlude - Still life series 6"x6" collage & acrylicFrom the Giovanna Series of Dress Still life on wooden panel box
The Magic Lives Within  -  mixed media acrylic and collage
The Magic Lives Within - mixed media acrylic and collage This is a 22”x30” mixed media acrylic, with collage elements on Arches paper 2018
Entering The Colored Spaces of My Mind (patchwork dress)- 22"x30" mixed media on Arches paper
Entering The Colored Spaces of My Mind (patchwork dress)- 22"x30" mixed media on Arches paperThis work is a mixed media collage on Arches paper. 2017Pen & ink, watercolor, with collage elements
Lush Memory - collage on Arches paper  - Exotica Botanica Series 22"x30"  2019
Lush Memory - collage on Arches paper - Exotica Botanica Series 22"x30" 2019This is part of the Exotica Botanica Series inspired by botanical illustration. Collage on 22”x30” This work has been sold.
Incantations -  Exotica Botanica Series 22"x30" collage mixed media on Arches paper 2019
Incantations - Exotica Botanica Series 22"x30" collage mixed media on Arches paper 2019This is a mixed media collage on Arches paper. This is inspired by botanical illustrations. Completed in 2019 This work has been sold.
I Bloom in My Circumstance.jpg
She Knows The Secret.jpg
Lemon Lady  30%22x42%22.jpg
She Reigns.jpg
Metamorhpasis.jpg
Addressing The SKin I'm In cutout Dress.jpg
Black Bird Bronze Cutout dress.jpg
Blue Door Cutout Dress.jpg
Blue Hands Dress.jpg
Bronz Door Cutout Dress.jpg
Alma's Dress - Homage to Alma Thomas.jpg
Emergence in Indigo Cutout Dress.jpg
I Shall Be Released Cutout Dress.jpg
Indigo  Cutout Dress Series .jpg
Indigo Cutout Dress with Bowl.jpg
Mudcloth Dress.jpg
Protection Cutout Dress.jpg
Red Dress Offering Cutout .jpg
The Creator 20%22x20%22 Vessel Series.jpg
The Source.jpg
The Vessel 12%22x12%22.jpg
Through Every Doorway a Story - Vessel Series.jpg
Air - The Elements.jpg
Earth - The Elements.jpg
Fire - The Elements.jpg
Water - The Elements.jpg
In My Mother's House There Are Many Stories
In My Mother's House There Are Many StoriesThis is a mixed media acrylic painting on 36”x36” stretched canvas 2018. It is part of the Exotica Botanica Series.This work has been sold.
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