Womanhood

This series was created in 2002 after our first pregnancy was a still birth. 

Materials used are wool and flax felt, sticks, wire, and found objects, each cage is approximately 36 inches in height by 12 inches deep, and 24 inches wide.

 Womanhood No. 1 detail.

Womanhood No. 1 detail.

 Womanhood  No. 2 front view.

Womanhood  No. 2 front view.

 Womanhood No. 2 back view.

Womanhood No. 2 back view.

 Womanhood No. 2 detail.

Womanhood No. 2 detail.

 Womanhood No. 3 front view.

Womanhood No. 3 front view.

 Womanhood No. 3 back view.

Womanhood No. 3 back view.

 Womanhood No. 4 front view.

Womanhood No. 4 front view.

 Womanhood No. 4 back view.

Womanhood No. 4 back view.

 Womanhood No. 4 detail.

Womanhood No. 4 detail.

 Womanhood No. 5 front view.

Womanhood No. 5 front view.

 Womanhood No. 5 detail

Womanhood No. 5 detail

 Womanhood No. 6 front view.

Womanhood No. 6 front view.

 Womanhood installed on sand bar at the Des Moines River at Ledges State Park, Boone, Iowa.

Womanhood installed on sand bar at the Des Moines River at Ledges State Park, Boone, Iowa.