All of my paintings have a story. Nothing comes from thin air. “Princess Jasmine as Amelia Earhart” stemmed in my brain, out of my painting “Snow White as Rosie the Riveter”. On a trip to Disney World with my sisters, we joked about how Disney ruined our lives (sarcasm!) because the movies set such unrealistic…
I love this piece- It’s an anthem. The half-tone woman is every woman who was too extra for her gender “role”. The half-tone is completely inspired by the old 1930s print ads.The dark parts are actually nebulas and constellations and milky ways, if you look closely. They are everything every woman and everyONE should reach for — the stars.