A seemingly small event can alter ones being, our society, and our physical environment in a very substantial way. This event may simply be deciding to react, or not, to another. These continuous everyday alterations are poetically examined in my work.
Holes are made in the fabric or paper, and then filled with daring or inlay. The fabric/paper is made whole again, and a unified surface is created. The process mimics the act of adaptation. I arrived at this exploration through my own experience of living between cultures, and observing myself assimilating to my new surroundings. The old lives with the new, and a new existence is made.