Mother Strings by Carmen Simmonds

Mother Strings by Carmen Simmonds

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This dress is a interpretation of the endurance of women’s creative practices, a continuation of knowledge, captured in glass.

This glass dress has been sculpted using crochet and stitch work. These are techniques passed down from her mother and mothers before her. Cast into the skirt are small figures, symbols of her childhood and lace embellishments.

Gaffer crystal, lost wax cast and crocheted cotton thread
5100mm (H) x 190mm (Dia.)
R.R.P $5500.00 / Art Money $550 per month