Field Collecting on the Eel River
Why stones are watered,
and how the turning of the stones
changes the ways we enter the river.
25 September 2016
She was looking for the river light, quilting. She was making water out of cloth. Thread brought everything to the surface. Her vision fish came from the Japanese Garden in the West Coast city. He was in the river uncovering stones, lifting them. As different as they were, they were after the same thing, meditation in the image, dream impressions from the visible world.
outside of Willits, California
with Landscape Quilter Laura Fogg
during Art Week. Karen's quilt was inspired
by images of her photography
while at Japanese Gardens, Portland, Oregon