(c) Judy Rookstool 2019

FEM

Feminism Illustrated 24X36 Acrylic on canvas
Going Up 18X24 Acrylic on canvas
Where No More 12X16 Acrylic on canvas
City Study 16X20 Mixed Media on canvas
City Contemplation 16X20 Mixed Media on canvas

Edith Wharton (1862 - 1937) was a pre-feminist author whose female protagonists exhibited independence and strength of character.  An astute critic of the American Gilded Age, she was the first woman to receive the Pulitzer Prize for Literature in 1921.

Edith Warned Us 10X30 Mixed Media on canvas
Staying or Leaving? 16X20 Acrylic on canvas

Works on Paper

Happy Dance 16X20
Oh My 16X20
Calm 16X20
Running 16X20
Skipping 16X20
Contemplation 16X20
Earring 12X12
Mixed Media on canvas
Yes, you! 18X24
Acrylic on canvas

We are often split on decisions about the best

way forward.  Self/other?  Career/family?  Go/stay?  Partake/don’t? 

 

And if only it were as simple as binary choices -- without all the other elements.

In the Shadow 18X24
Acrylic on canvas
Split 12X24
Acrylic on canvas