alice paul, suffragist

alice paul, suffragist

ipad painting on image of alice paul from the library of congress.  Alice Stokes Paul was an American suffragist, feminist, and women’s rights activist, and one of the main leaders and strategists of the campaign for the Nineteenth Amendment to the U.S....
rose winslow, suffragist 1916

rose winslow, suffragist 1916

ipad painting on image of rose winslow from the library of congress.  Born in Poland, daughter of Polish miner and steel worker in Pennsylvania. She worked in textile mills from the age of eleven to nineteen, until tuberculosis forced her to cease work altogether for...
glass negative

glass negative

sunday: while i was on the library of congress website i also came across this woman, from the collection of c. m. bell, late 1800s. i will need to start a digital portrait collection...
fragments

fragments

thursday: using vintage photos i started to paint the image of a women and worked only on her skin and hair. i used procreate on the ipad and the gouache brush. i had experimented before with layering two separate drawings onto one to enhance and give depth to the...