HER-story:

With words and images, I am telling my story. Through art, through sculpture, I am remembering HERstory...
CASIMIRA

Tuesday, May 27

La Salvadora

- 2013 mixed media on paper in a private collection -
~ black lace from a Spanish mantilla ~ vintage brooch from a Parisian flea market ~
~ every piece tells a story ~

Mama Yoya, I paint you in blue and sing you in red:
celebrating your roots in Nicaragua, France and Spain.

Abuelita Yoya,
I dance with your wisdom and strength.

Salvadora,
I honour you.

Salvadorita,
I love you.

Yoyita,
I understand and thank you....

remembering my majestic great-grandmother on her birthday