Erin Doherty : capstone
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The artist's statement: I grew up on a small island town in Alaska surrounded by the ocean. My experiences and memories of it inspire me everyday. The ocean is an unpredictable force, and its constant transitions between turbulent and flat-calm waters dictate daily life of the people and landscape around it. Just as the ocean has had a lasting impact on me, family is also an essential component to my life and a source of inspiration. I connect these two separate, but fundamental elements by blending Celtic knots- representing family, with imagery found in the ocean. By blending these seemingly ...