Sometimes She Was Happy

artwork by Judy Tobie

Artist Book,stores rolled up, made from handmade paper, thermofax printed on antique kimono textile, hand stitching, beads, knitting needles

9" x 24"

The words stitched across top and bottom of the book about my mother are, "Sometimes she was happy...........she loved her jewelry, some of her grandchildren and sewing tiny stitches.  Her house was spotless, the birdfeeder always full, but bitterness had worried away the corners of her soul."