Ancestral Reclamation
Ancestral Reclamation

Resin, 24kt Gold, Copper, Rose Gold, Carbon Crystals, Hair Once used a way to empower one another financially, watermelon has served as an invitation to mock and belittle Black Americans. Created with my ancestors ashes and my son's and my hair, this work aims to reclaim it's power and abolish the sad caricaturization of it in the Black community.

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You will Survive
You will Survive

Mixed Media Sculpture: Book, 24kt Gold, Glass Bottle, Tears: This piece is made using my Grandmother's book on life after death, my tears and 24kt Gold. This is part of a series acknowleding grief, healing and letting go. Wishing to heal my sick loved one and ultimately losing them to cancer was a painful lesson that I give myself permission to feel.

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From the Right Brain
From the Right Brain

Resin, Carbon Sugar Crystals, Sea Shell, Glass, Hair: Created with ancestral ashes, shells, hair and resin, this piece puts carbon and memory on a pedastal. Sitting on a glass lotus to represent beautiful growth from challenges, this brain in embedded with DNA from countless ancestors, lived experience and fond memories collected

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Black Enough
Black Enough

Blue LED Light

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Reflected on theLilly
Reflected on theLilly
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Suspended-memories-Brighter
Suspended-memories-Brighter
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Universal Intelligence
Universal Intelligence

Carbon Sugar Crystals, 24kt Gold Leaf, Metal Leaf, Seashell with Epoxy Resin on Canvas Sugar crystals made from my parent's ashes are formed to create the familiar shape of a woman’s vulva, a geode and when looked at it from the side, a human eye. The eye is the door to the soul. The geode represents the woman’s womb. The vulva is the literal door to the Universe. This piece represents the feminine connection in all of us to something bigger.

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Treasures Unknown
Treasures Unknown

Mixed Media Mosaic from the "Carbon Copy" Series. Made by growing sugar crystals from my ancestors ashes, 24kt Gold and seashells (SOLD)

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Treasures Unknown (Side)
Treasures Unknown (Side)

Mixed Media Mosaic from the "Carbon Copy" Series. Made by growing sugar crystals from my ancestors ashes, 24kt Gold and seashells (SOLD)

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Love You Sis
Love You Sis

Mixed Media Mosaic from the "Carbon Copy" Series. Made by growing sugar crystals from my ancestors ashes, beads, 24kt Gold and semi precious stones.

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Pieces of Me
Pieces of Me

Mixed Media Mosaic from the "Carbon Copy" Series. Made by growing sugar crystals from my ancestors ashes on my dreadlocks, beads, 24kt Gold and semi precious stones.

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Blossom
Blossom

Mixed Media – Chrysler Hubcap, Crystals, Copper wrap, fossil and fake flower petals. Commissioned for the Art in Motion Project by WSADA to be auctioned and benefit Seattle Children’s Museum. Artists were asked to create an Auto inspired Art piece that was shown at the Seattle Auto Show. It is made out of a Chrysler hubcap, sugar crystals grown on a metal flower, a fossil, fake flower petals and copper foil. My aim was to turn something old into something new and signify change, therefore mimick

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For The Cause
For The Cause

Multi Media Mosaic- This is 1 of 3 large works created for the "STG Presents: Fortune's Bones, a Manumission Requiem". Fortune was a slave whose bones were taken and used for medical practice and eventually hung in a museum for over 200 years before they were officially identified as his. "For the Cause" highlights the profit of Breast Cancer (a disease that disproportionately kills black women vs other races) that organizations like the Susan G Komen foundation make off of annual “pink ribbon”

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Gifts Without Voices
Gifts Without Voices

Multi Media Mosaic- This is 1 of 3 large works created for the "STG Presents: Fortune's Bones, a Manumission Requiem", a ceremony honoring a slave named Fortune, whose bones were used for medical practice and eventually hung in a museum for over 200 years before they were officially identified. "Gifts Without Voices" is a mosaic that specifically highlights the bodies and cells given unknowingly and without compensation to the medical industry by Fortune and Henrietta Lacks whose contribution le

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Substance Abuse
Substance Abuse

Multi Media Mosaic- This is 1 of 3 large works created for the "STG Presents: Fortune's Bones, a Manumission Requiem". Fortune was a slave whose bones were taken and used for medical practice and eventually hung in a museum for over 200 years before they were officially identified as his. "Substance Abuse" highlights the use of black bodies for corporate experimentation to create everyday household products as well as medical moral malpractice.

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Amuse Bouche
Amuse Bouche

Mixed Media Wood Carving, Wood Burning and Etched Glass - This was part of the “The Design Series” which reflected the connection to the nature, golden law and conscious choice. This piece represents the power of conscious choice.

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The Formula
The Formula

Mixed Media Wood Carving, Wood Burning and Etched Glass - This was part of the “The Design Series” which reflected the connection to the nature, golden law and conscious choice.

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Come Inside My Garden
Come Inside My Garden

Wood block Print

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Come Inside My Garden
Come Inside My Garden

Wood Block Print

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Beware the Little Things
Beware the Little Things

Mixed Media Wood Carving, Wood Burning and Etched Glass - This was part of the “The Design Series” which reflected the connection to the nature, golden law and conscious choice. This piece is about not taking the little things for granted. They can either lift you or bury you.

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