The ongoing collage series of trees represents the benefits of art based community development. A deeply rooted tree bears witness to the way members of this Diaspora have changed & grown. From the spirit of an African Drum to the very life force that keeps us breathing, trees are a powerful metaphor for our community. As we continue to live in cycles trying to achieve balance and order, ask yourself how deeply rooted are you?

The thematic foundation of mixed media is utilizing recycled materials to create new life on canvas. Onward & Upward.