Secret Garden

Watercolor on paper, 2018.

Artist Statement

This series examines what happens when vulnerability is met with entitlement. A painful charade acted out repeatedly under a guise of romance and beauty and art.

Quotes 1, 9, and 10:

Connecticut Invasive Plant List, Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station, January,  2004.

Quotes 2, 3, 4, 5, and 8:

Nelson, Jennifer. "Creeping Charlie." Plant Palette. Illinois: University of Illinois Extension, 2011. 

Quotes 6, 7, 11, and 12:

Beaulieu, David. "Creeping Charlie Weed: What It Looks Like, How to Kill It." The Spruce. Web. 2017.