Edge of Faith July 2017 - Page 30

RAIN RIVER RAIN DETAIL Sara Nordling The artist Anne Hamilton said, “The crossing of threads is analogous to many voices speaking, a choir.” The primary expression for my work is woven textiles. How multitudes of disparate threads get organized into a unified cloth, that even when simple is complex, is what I’m interested in and what I celebrate in what I create. The voices of the threads speak of working together, of harmony, and peace. They sing of color, of beauty, and joy. They come from a meditative place that takes me away from everyday troubles to the contemplation of that which transcends time. RIVER DETAIL