“Deer was part of a body of work represents a reinterpretation of an ancient Folktale ‘The Deer without a Hear’. Using my vocabulary of stitch, drawing and cloth, I retell this fable which has resonance for animal rights today.
Also by using the narrative from the remit of a children’s story to an adult audience, the dark storyline is made clear.
The juxtaposition of tactility, delicacy and stitch along slide this dark storyline offers a different way of reality a narrative.”
The original painting measures A4 in size and was created with watercolour.
Printed on matte textured paper on 130 gsm/thickness.