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Dresses of all sizes, meant for the wall, made of paper—hand sewn, dyed, and textured.

Spotted (2019). Ink on hanji, thread. 22 x 18".
Black White and Grey (2019). Ink and natural dyes on hanji, thread. 31 x 19".
Wearing the pants (2019). Ink on hanji, thread. 28 x 25".
Learned (2018). Natural dyes and ink on hanji, thread. 13.5 x 14.5". Private collection.
Storm (2018). Hanji embedded with Pam McKee prints, thread. 12 x 17". Private collection.
Reverse (2018). Ink on hanji, thread. 12 x 15". Private collection.
Ruffled Elvis (2017). Ink on hanji, thread. 10 x 8.5"
Fetch (2018). Natural dyes on hanji, thread. 9 x 8.5".
Whale (2018). Ink on hanji, thread, buttons. 24 x 35".
Wave (2018). Natural dyes on hanji, thread. 7 x 12". Private collection.
Food for thought (2001–2018). Price tags, hanji, thread, ink. 9x 7.5".
Food for thought (2001–2018). Price tags, hanji, thread, ink. 9x 7.5".
Bojagi hanbok (2017). Hanji, thread. 15.5 x 17.5". Private collection.
Swirl (2017). Sumi ink and persimmon dye on hanji, thread, bias tape. 26 x 18".
Climb (2017). Persimmon juice on hanji, milkweed paper, hanji, thread. 32 x 23"
Reign (2017). Natural dyes on hanji and silk, thread. 47 x 29".
All at once (2017). Sumi ink on hanji, thread. 28 x 36".
Noble (2017). Natural dye on handmade papers including hanji, thread. 16 x 18". Private collection.
Pink perfect (2017). Natural dye and ink on hanji, thread. 9 x 6.5". Private collection.
Young (2017). Natural dyes, handmade papers, paper yarn, thread. 34 x 38.5"
Today (2017). Beeswax, natural dye on paper thread embedded in handmade flax paper, hanji, thread. 20 x 11.25"
Sage (2017). Ink on hanji, thread. 33 x 18"
Peer (2017). Ink and watercolor on handmade papers, thread. 10.75 x 8". Private collection.
Pearl (2017). Hanji and paper yarn, thread. 22 x 21"
Hunter (2017). Ink on hanji, hemp hanji, thread. 13 x 7". Private collection.
Industry (2017). Handmade milkweed paper, hanji, thread. 10 x 12". Private collection.
Green Elvis (2017). Ink on hanji, thread. 9.5 x 16.5". Private collection.
Ice stages (2017). Joomchi on hanji, thread. 19.5 x 15.5". Private collection.
Grace (2017). Natural dyes on handmade papers including hanji and milkweed paper, thread. 9 x 14". Private collection.
Glad (2017). Natural dye on handmade papers including hanji, thread. 19 x 21"
Gather (2017). Natural dyes on hanji and twined bark thread, thread. 13 x 11"
Garden (2017). Pencil, dye, ink, hanji, thread. 16 x 10.5"
Finder (2017). Ink and beeswax on hanji, thread. 12 x 14"
Fair (2017). Natural dye and handmade papers including hanji, thread. 33 x 19".
Bright (2017). Hanji, thread. 18 x 14". Private collection.
Belief (2017). Ink on handmade papers including hanji, thread. 18 x 13.5".
Therese (2016). Natural dye on handmade paper, woven hanji button, thread. 19 x 13". Private collection.
Indigenous (2016). Pencil and persimmon dye on hanji, woven hanji buttons, thread. 22 x 13".
Appaloosa coat (2016). Persimmon juice on hanji, thread, buttons. 41 x 39 x 5". Private collection.
Generous (2016). Dye on paper, thread. 7.5 x 8.25". Private collection.
From the mud (2016). Paper, dye, thread. 12 x 10". Private collection.
Flurry (2016). Dye and beeswax on paper, thread, wire. 16 x 12". Private collection.
Sweetest (2016). Paper, dye, gouache, ramie, thread. 17 x 13.5". Private collection.
Perfect (2016). Paper, dye, thread. 7 x 5.25". Private collection.
Ruffled (2016). Ink on paper, thread. 6.25 x 4.25". Private collection.
Concert (2016). Dye and ink on paper, thread. 12 x 9.5". Private collection.
Cinch (2016). Dye on paper, thread. 12 x 9.5". Private collection.
Cinch (2016). Dye on paper, thread. 12 x 9.5". Private collection.
Legend (2016). Dye and pen on paper, thread. 9.5 x 6.25".
Repaired (2016). Dye, ink, and pen on paper, thread. 14 x 10".
Ready (2016). Ink and dye on paper, thread. 10.5 x 11". Private collection.
All there (2016). Dye on paper, thread. 11 x 11.5". Private collection.
Middle (2016). Paper, ink, thread, interfacing. 9.5 x 9.5". Private collection.
Meld (2016). Dye and ink on paper, thread. 11 x 9.5". Private collection.
All this time (2016). Paper, thread. 23 x 17.5". Thanks to Clever Charlotte Sewing Pattern.
It gets better (2016). Ink and dye on hanji, thread, buttons. 23.5 x 21.5". Dress design and sewing pattern by Liesl Gibson for Oliver + S, oliverands.com. Private collection.
Anew (2016). Joomchi on hanji, thread, interfacing, buttons. 23.5 x 20". Dress design and sewing pattern by Liesl Gibson for Oliver + S, oliverands.com
She learned to swim (2015). Indigo on hanji, thread. 43 x 29".
Homage (2015). Joomchi on hanji, thread, interfacing. 38 x 22".
Paper Dress 3 (2012). Hanji. 33 x 17 x 1.5".
Dress 1 (2012). Hanji. 32 x 18 x 1". Private collection.

Exhibitions

Extraordinary Skills
Cleveland Hopkins Airport, Public Gallery

The Ardent Thread
Jul 16–Sept 5
Artist Archives of the Western Reserve, Cleveland, OH

Two-person exhibit w/Sarah Rose Lejeune
Nov 20, 2020-Jan 16, 2021
The Sculpture Center, Cleveland, OH

Crossover: Trends in Paper
Feb 7–Apr 4, 2021
Ohio Craft Museum, Columbus, OH

Teaching

All regularly scheduled in-person workshops cancelled or postponed to 2021 to protect public health. Check back for updates.

Press

Interview for Scripps College Book Arts

Helen Hiebert, Paper Talk podcast interview

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