The Darkness Surrounds Us IV © Clairan Ferrono (Photo courtesy Tom Van Eynde)

The Darkness Surrounds Us IV © Clairan Ferrono
(Photo courtesy Tom Van Eynde)


Artist Statement: In his brilliant and mordantly funny poem “I Know A Man.” Robert Creeley says, “. . .the darkness surrounds us? What can we do about it. . . .” We can sing, hold hands, create art.

Size: 33″ x 27″

Materials:
artist dyed and painted cotton, batiks, thread

Techniques:
dying, painting, reverse applique, machine quilting


The Darkness Surrounds Us IV (detail) © Clairan Ferrono (Photo courtesy Tom Van Eynde)

The Darkness Surrounds Us IV (detail) © Clairan Ferrono
(Photo courtesy Tom Van Eynde)