Me Too Series
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez speaking on the House of Representatives Floor July 2020 responding to Rep. Ted Yoho's shocking criticism of her.
A Poem by Maya Angelou accompanies this painting: " I've learned that people will forget what you said. people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."
Book Woman Series
The Book Woman was part of FDR's New Deal. It was established by Eleanor Roosevelt. Women, who worked for the local library, rode up the Kentucky Mountains to bring newspapers, magazines and books to poor, coal mining families.
This painting depics two young boys carrying reading materials for return to the Book Woman.
The "Restaurant Series" reflects the hard work restaurant workers provide. They are essential and are in the low-wage category.
The "Me Too Series" depicts women's faces and body language showing emotions and attitudes towards conflict within their careers and relationships.