Lace Two: Not a Bow
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Hanging Sculpture
Stainless Steel – Bobbin Lace
23” H x 16” W x 13” D
2016

Lace Two was to be a wall-mounted sculpture.  But the preliminary form was too open and looked too much like my Bow Brooch.  Eventually I figured out that the piece needed a second ribbon of lace.  It would become my first hanging sculpture.  See Making Lace Two:  Not a Bow.

Exhibition:   Beyond the Warp & Weft: The Enduring Legacy of the Bauhaus (2019)

Artist Talk:   Transcending Textile Structures:  Weaving and Lace Making with Metal (2019)

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