Reading poetry to Artemisia tridentata

Silk thread, organza silk, photograph
scrims: 10’x10’;  print: 11x17” 

Daily poetry reading for a set of sagebrush seedlings as they grew.
Pictured here: Ruby Rodgers reading Miguel Hernandez’s poem I have an affection for your voice.

Silk scrims (4) dyed with sagebrush (Artemisia tridentata), wolf lichen, and lodgepole pine bark.