Iris 3: In Green Waters Iris 3: In Green Waters

Wool warp, hand-dyed wool weft
16  by 21 inches

In this tapestry, the Navajo wedgeweave technique imposes a strong discipline on my design, and while the weaving maintains the stretch and curve of the leaves and the stillness of the blossoms, they become more abstract, almost watery, perhaps as if reflected in rippling water.