Dance of the Bull Kelp

Dance of the Bull Kelp

Artist: Nancy Crasco

Title: Dance of the Bull Kelp

Attribution: Nancy Crasco

Year: 2020

Materials: Cottons

Dimensions: 34" x 38"

Image Statement: The black and white fabric used in this quilt was created from a gelatin print of kelp leaves gathered on the beach. Giant kelp is one of California’s valuable living marine resources. It is harvested from Imperial Beach in San Diego County, near the U.S.-Mexico border, and extends north to Santa Cruz.