People > People in Frames 2008-2014

oil painting, portrait, border. An older woman sits in a wheelchair.
Peggy in Her Chariot
oil with collage on canvas
36" x 36"

A portrait of my mother, with her wheels. There is a nascent impulse to pattern lurking beneath the surface of this image. Again the texture in the ground is collage from a sewing pattern. This was one of the first oil paintings I made after I reacquainted myself with the medium.