mixed media: soft pastel on Stonehenge archival paper
ink on silk fabric
Approx. 48" tall X 30" wide
House of Mercy at Rock9 Studios
From The Stations of the Cross, House of Mercy, Saint Paul, MN 2016
The imagined meeting of Jesus and his afflicted mother on the way to his crucifixion.
Inspired by Eric Pankey's haunting poem "A Study for a Figure at the Base of the Crucifixion," I hand-printed the words on the silk cloth (draped on one shoulder). (click on second "image" for text of poem)