Once Upon a Time
Oil, pastel, oil pastel on board.
To me, this painting is self-explanatory. I rocked my babies in this chair; read them stories when little. This is a comment on the stages of maternity.
Artistically I have always been intrigued with deteriorating woven structures. The wicker, the old parquet floor, the recesses in the chair where a cushion used to be have structural similarities that weave all together..