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These items are exclusive One-Of-A-Kind Creations featuring the multimedia artistry of Jas. Mardis using the unique art form of pyrography portraiture on leather combined with fabric quilting, patchwork and thread painting. These creations are made further exclusive by custom frame artistry.
Twins For Luck
17″x17″ Fabric and Leather Pyrography Framed Art featuring a designed image of the African TWIN image that denotes prosperity and a white quilted background and a sliver of piece work quilting. The frame is a ribbed designed dark wood.
17″x31″ Fabric and Leather Pyrography Framed Art features piecework patches surrounding the leather pyrography image of a young girl child cupping her hands and staring out from the custom wood framed artwork.
Fight Your Way Home To Me, I’m Waiting
24.5″x31.5″Fabric and Leather Pyrography Framed Art featuring a large leather pyrography image/scene of a woman looking out from the porch with her hand on a support post. Below her are scenes of a struggle and hidden figures preparing a struggle or conflict representing the challenge of just getting home for the African-American partner that she is looking out for.
A Child Sings_4
17″x31″ Fabric and Leather Pyrography Framed Art featuring an original image with fabric thread painting and patchwork quilting in a wood frame.
Leaning Into My Faith
Fabric and Leather Pyrography with applique framed Art in wood frame. My Worship features an original image with fabric accents depicting the Holy Trinity as a three phase moon and a crucifix with the leaning “worshipper” between the two.
Original fabric design and leather pyrography portrait with fabric badges and custom wood frame. “My Remembers” features a narrative quilt or storytelling panel of a time when dogs were sent to search out people of color during the time of enslavement. The storyteller is recounting the tale and smoking a pipe with a sly grin on her face indicating the successful escape and evading that ends the story.
I Miss Tea Cakes
Fabric and Leather Pyrography Framed Art features an image of a young girl drawn onto a leather panel in pyrography methods and surrounded by a a strip quilt as a comfort indication. The girl is finishing a tea cake or simple pastry and building the memory that she will share later in her life to her grandchildren. The wood custom frame is an ebony stained hue.
26″x42.25″ Fabric and Leather Pyrography Framed Art features a woman caught in the midst of transitions. The elements of her life are represented in the lines of fabric designs that don’t seem to have a continuation or intersection but all have a repeating motif and are reaching ever skyward, even as she moves thru those elements and makes decisions. The custom frame is aqua.
17″x17″ Fabric and Leather Pyrography Framed Art features an original designed leather pyrography image of an African Warrior from cave drawings and cultural designs. He is surrounded by a power design that encircles him in battle.
Fabric and Leather Pyrography Framed Art features an original design using an image from African pottery and a Celtic inspired water circle on the piece work patch and circle-patterned fabric that is quilted in a circular motif.