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Male, Cynthia
January 2001
Surface Design Journal;Winter2001, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p40
Trade Publication
The author discusses the concepts directing her in creation of "Devil's Polymer." The author relates that the concept is derived from an integration of studies on evolution and creativity. Her use of fabric represents the connection of making and decorating cloth in relation to the giving of life and to ceremony. Her works are created by stamping, silk-screening, and stenciling motifs varying in scale to create an overall composition or image. The author uses repetitive patterns to represent the spiritual ground or consciousness which is the union of polar aspects of life.


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