1Apr/120

Obstacle. Finished, I think

Posted by Sermarr

I also stitched the rest of Obstacles. The intent here is to show how stuck and consumed we get at times when obstacles in our life won't move. No matter how hard we try

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31Mar/120

Obstacles. New piece and new technique

Posted by Sermarr

Today I'm working on jute...not a jute rug but jute fabric. It's kind of like needlepoint mesh. I've painted it so that it talks about obstacles in the images. Now I'm trying to show how obstacles we live with and try to overcome eventually become part of us. And the obstacles can get fixed in place and more immovable the more we cannot get over or under or around them. So I've hit upon using thread and cord to signify how we're tied to them. Here are some pictures of the stitching

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