https://flic.kr/p/8PX7Mk | desert1 (1.5 in. wide) | I've spent a lot of time hiking and birding in in the desert Southwest with my husband. The top piece was created after after a wonderful week spent hiking south of Tucson. The landscape components are thin slices of patterned canes. Because the idea for these landscapes came from landscape quilts, I refer to the canes as my "fabrics."
"I pushed myself to create something large and more complicated than in the past," Alice Stroppel says of her newest x polymer painting. "I bake my polymer clay in a regular kitchen oven, but even so I had to co [.