From the Artist
"'Flower Girl' is a molding of my personal history. The Background is a drawing of authentic flour stack, the image is of my daughter, the work incorporates photography and family fabrics. My mother often told me of how her family grew and catered to all her family's needs, but, flour. When they brought large stacks of flowers my mother's mother would make dresses with the fabric. I was always amazed at how self-sufficient they were. I waited to make a piece that directly deals with the things that were directly passed down in a family in the way of strength, creativity, and character. Using something as simple as a flour stack while elevating it to a more sufficient level."
Letitia Huckaby is a photographer born in Augsburg, Germany to American parents. She earned a BFA from the Art Institute of Boston in 2001 and an MFA in photography from the University of North Texas in 2010. Huckaby’s practice combines photograph...Read More