Thursday, July 8, 2010

i think this is it


Wind. Wind flows out of the Unknown that is always somewhere out there.
the Grasses found their place and don't know till i push publish this post, if they can be seen?
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Susan said...

Hi Grace - I see the grasses - the color looks perfect. They look very nice. I like the way you drape fabric for wind - it expresses wind so well. I also like the way it is sneaking out from inside of the circle. Wonderful.

Kathy said...

It is very evocative of works past - very grace-full.

Barbara said...

This is lovely ... and I can see the grasses! The whole piece is soft and has warmth but also so much depth.
Really nice!

nandas said...

beautiful... you have found your voice, i do declare! the wind, the lizard, the face, the grasses. a sense of place, a sense of who you are....what you love.

twhIch aye said...

wowww beautiful. every thing seems to be a part of the next thing. all growing and flowing from and into each other.

i haven't read all the posts leading up to this one, so i haven't learned it's story yet. but it reminds me of the the earthy work from the 70's. i miss that.

and i need to get caught up :)

miss grace, i commented you back on earlier post 'ann arbor'... i'm always commenting in the wrong places. hahhahahha

insper is the captcha...

Anonymous said...

Yes. I think this is it too.
So good to see the lizard in the 'enlarged' format. Skilfully done!

Working with cloth said...

Oh Grace this has become a wonderful piece,I really like it.

Anonymous said...

Coming home, Welcome home, Home. Wind blows gently lifting the feather grasses for I shall think of the grass here as your sweet feather grass. The woman is serene, the lizard by her side, Home.


grace Forrest~Maestas said...

martiAnon, yes. it's the feather
grass. and yes, home.

jude said...

will you stitch the wind down?

grace Forrest~Maestas said...

jude..probably not. because it
will always be here. but it is
my mission to learn all the ways
Wind can be in cloth. weaving
it in, stitching it in,
threadweaving it in, whatever
that is, as i was typing brain
said "threadweaving"?
but a committment to Wind.

grace Forrest~Maestas said...

Susan, i LIKE your new photograph!!
I need to work on wind threading,
learn many ways. this way i love but is fragile. thank you ~

grace Forrest~Maestas said...

Kathy, yes but you can see, not just the "experience of one", but
more of the Whole...which is why i love this cloth making So

grace Forrest~Maestas said...

Anni, i am glad you like it. I like your work so much, so am glad that this pleases you. thank you

grace Forrest~Maestas said...

Karen, "skilfully done"...a HIGH
compliment coming from she who is
Skill FULL...thank you!

grace Forrest~Maestas said...

nance ~ yes. what i love.

grace Forrest~Maestas said...

barbara, thank you so much, the
grasses, yes. the grasses.

grace Forrest~Maestas said...

and Michele ~ inspir, of course. and i DID get you on the Ann Arbor post. Those 70's...good good good
years......worth bringing forward.