Naomi Velasquez – Peace

Artist Statement

I am intrigued with the process of creating layered compositions to communicate the depth of our complex, multi-faceted lives and ever evolving relationships. This book speaks to relationships affected by world events and hope for peace. The book references processes such as quilting, embroidery and mending for community healing.otential illegibility.

Materials & Technique

Materials: Mohawk paper, Artist handmade paper, Embroidery floss, Davey Board, Found maps, Ink, Magnets, Thread, Adhesives.Techniques: Embroidery, Letterpress pressure printing, Letterpress metal type printing, Letterpress Polymer plate printing, Handmade paper, Collage,Turkish map fold construction.