Carp Windsocks, 32” wide x 42.25” high, 2014

Carp Windsocks, 32 wide x 42.25 high, 2014

In Japanese culture, the carp symbolizes courage and strength, Koinobori (Carp Streamer) is traditionally used to honor a son on Childrens Day, celebrated May 5th.  Japanese Indigo fabrics are used for the background.

Carp Windsocks, detail

Carp Windsocks, detail

Featured in Wild Fabrications, Studio Art Quilts Associates with Jennifer Day, Curator, published in 2015, (pages 20, 21)