Sarah Bendix: capstone
The artist's statement: Through my work in fiber I explore narrative, the surreal, and the otherworldly. Since I was quite young, I've been fascinated with Elsewhere, other earthly places or fantastic worlds full of spirits and myth. My work tells stories of the beings, bodies, and places that weigh on my mind. The medium of fiber allows me to create physical and accessible relics from these Elsewhere places by combining a wide variety of materials and techniques ranging from the traditional to the unusual. The intentional, slow acts of weaving and stitching let my mind delve deeper to discover ...
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