skirt book, made in the usa
Mixed media collage in skirt form with booklets: custom-designed organic cotton sateen fabric created by the artist (pattern design: scans of country of origin tags from household clothing and textiles produced through spoonflower.com); xerox transfer prints on fabric; booklets (made from remnants of the custom fabric, with the original textile tags sewn on); acrylic; thread; zipper. Machine sewn by the artist from a butterick pattern.
size 10 | 27" x 30" x 12" (when worn)
acquired by the sallie bingham center for women's history and culture artist's books collection at duke university within the david m. Rubenstein Rare Book and Manuscript Library; durham, north carolina; april 2013.