Chrysalis II 2011 - 2016
acrylic, oil and embroidery on canvas
120 x 120 cm
Femininity meets its match in nature; even in stillness there is always change.
I started this work in 2011 and after getting a few rips in it, I let it sit around for years. When I sewed them up, there was something even more poignant, more beautiful. I am reminded that even imperfections become reflections of beauty.
Wings painted with custom colours.
Fairy lights are attached to the back so it glows at night.