Artist: Kim Paxson
Title: Name Your Fear
Attribution: Name Your Fear, 2023, Kim Paxson
Materials: Various types of fabric, mostly hand appliqued, embellished with hand embroidery
Dimensions: 50” x 37”
Image Statement: Everyone loves a good story and I’m no different. I think of this piece as similar to a still from a film when the hero suddenly finds themselves at a junction and must choose a path. Live with paralyzing fear? Or name the fear and scramble forward to a better and safer place?