Faith Through The Struggles

By Becca Martin-Brown, March 18, 2016

"So instead of painting on canvas and stretching the canvas, I painted on canvas and backed the canvas with a backing and made it into a quilt. That's how I got published. I just went around them," she says. "The first quilt I did didn't get the point across necessarily. But when I did 'Tar Beach,' it opened the door for me to publish my first children's book...

Read more at:
http://www.nwaonline.com/news/2016/mar/18/faith-through-the-struggles-20...

Related Link:

Faith Ringgold
Professor Emeritus
UC San Diego Department of Visual Arts
http://visarts.ucsd.edu/faculty/faith-ringgold
http://www.faithringgold.com/

Image Credits:
Faith Ringgold.
Photo detail is courtesy of Artist Faith Ringgold.

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