Artist: Susan Hensel

Title: Firmament

Attribution: Firmament, 2022, Susan Hensel (Photo credit Susan Hensel)

Year: 2022

Materials: polyester embroidery thread, polyester felt, antique pipe mould, paint, varnish, brass

Dimensions: 21 x26 x4

Image Statement: Firmament takes a backward view of planet Earth from space. Our precious planet as we remember it. I could not help but wonder if this view is from light years away...that I am viewing the Earth in its infancy, before humans.