Here are highlighted illustration and multimedia prints. Find more art on Saltwater’s etsy online shop.
‘Radical Food Grower’ shirt design made in collaboration with National Young Farmers Coalition for their QTBIPOC Gathering. [a circle made up of a full moon, marigolds, california poppies, and a squash plant in the shape of where california shoreline. inside the circle many hands of various ages and genders hold seeds and tools for growing food]
‘Love Takes Off the Masks’ Poster (11 x 13.5″). prints made from watercolor & ink, 2015. posters & prints on etsy. [image of James Baldwin with heart out, looking over his shoulder and seeing the earth’s “heart”, from which a tree grows. quote reads: “love takes off the masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within. i use the word “love” here not merely in the personal sense but as a state of being, or a state of grace – not in the infantile american sense of being made happy but in the tough and universal sense of quest and daring and growth”]
Seed of Transformation, small poster. [image: a red, green, and brown-hued seedling sprouts, painted in watercolor, with the following quote in black text surrounding: “for a seed to achieve its greatest expression it must come completely undone. the shell cracks, its insides come out and everything changes. to someone who doesn’t understand growth, it would look like complete destruction”]
Femme is Queer Queering Queer. Words by activist writer, facilitator, and cultural worker Vanessa Rochelle Lewis (Reclaim Ugly).
Herbs for Healing Grief. 12′ x 12′ Poster. [image of lungs filled with grief-healing herbs- california poppy, borage, oat straw, bleeding heart, and hawthorne with the words ‘breathe out to breathe in to…’ that could also be read as ‘breathe in to breathe out to…’ in an ongoing circle surrounding the lungs].
Commissioned CD cover for: ‘Language Nest’, by Diné poet Nazbah Tom. watercolor, ink, multimedia. [fog-embraced heart, covered in squash blossoms, crows, feathers, maize, roots]
Thank You for Seeing All of Me
moon femme, watercolor, 2015
Find prints & cards on etsy.
Yes. You. Unicorn. affirmations for unicorns, multimedia, 2013. etsy.
…Affirmations for Unicorns postcards were included in the incredible Audre Lorde Homegirl Box. Check out the Homegirl Box Project, which uplifts radical women and femmes of color, here!
Re-iterations cross-stitched as meditations of my affirmations card by Natalie Gaviria!
Poster for the Women’s March