Carolyn Harper

The Dispossessed (Aaqif)
The Dispossessed (Amor)

Hand embroidered batik

Homeless (Alexus)

Hand pieced, hand sewn quilt using hand dyed and found fabric

The Dispossessed (Darla)

Hand embroidered batik.

Carolyn Cohen

28" X 32"

Cotton and Cotton Thread


The Lost

Hand embroidered batik

2.2 Billion

watercolor on paper

Homeless (Michelle)

Hand pieced, hand embroidered quilt using hand dyed and found fabric.

Carolyn Harper is a textile artist and photographer living in the Philadelphia area. She is best known for her work around social justice issues, particularly regarding the brutazliation of women, children, and the LGBTQ community.  Her recent work consists of textile work and paintings that pay homage to the LGBTQ community, portraying both heroes and victims within this community.

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