Our Child Series

This series represents the children taken at our border and imprisoned from 2018 to the present.

The New York Times reported there are 445 of the original children whose parents cannot be found, they are still in limbo on April 7, 2021.

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Here I Am

Ink on drawing board Framed: 18 by 18 inches $350.00 Framed and matted. Portrait from the Our Child series of Immigrant children separated from their parents at the border and imprisoned throughout the U.S. from 2018 to the present. This series can be uncomfortable as it invokes a human natural response to protect our children.

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Now we lay down to sleep

Watercolor · Unframed: 10 x 8 inches NFS

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Our Child 1

Watercolor, 8 x 10 inches unframed and unmatted, $50 Heartbreaking for children to be held in fenced cages away from parents and among strangers. This is one of a series of four portraits painted from May to June of 2018 when our government took babies and children from their immigrant parents and housed them in…

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Our Child 2

Watercolor, 8 x 10 inches unframed and unmatted, $50 This is one of four portraits painted from May to June of 2018 when our government took babies and children from their immigrant parents and housed them in cages. The numbers have since risen to 12,000. I am horrified by this inhumanity. I have worked with…

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Our Child 3

Watercolor, 8 x 10 inches unframed and unmatted, $50 This is the third of immigrant children series. Is this a teen? What sexual identity? Is the emotion anger? But there are tears? Is this child watching and waiting for us to do something? I want us to have all these questions and feel both for…

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Our Child 4 – Waiting

Watercolor, 18 x 22 inches Unframed and Unmatted, $90 It is December, 7 months now, and still the waiting continues.

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Sticks and Stones

Watercolor · 10.5 x 13.5 inches NFS Little girl in headlights at night, waiting for officer, since her mother is taken.

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Where Am I?

Watercolor · Framed: 14 x 11 inches $150.00, Framed and matted One in the series of Our Child. This series represents the children taken at our border and imprisoned from 2018 to the present. This image is from a news photo taken of a very young boy looking out the fenced window of a cage.

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Where Are You?

Framed: 22 x 28 inches Charcoal and pastels, NFS This is one of the series Our Child about imprisoning innocent immigrant children. This is of a very young girl, around 3 years old, with wild curly black hair with such questioning eyes. Don’t turn away.