Ursula Populoh MICA Competitive Scholarship

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    Remember Your Dreams 
    2" x 8.5" 
    Repurposed Silk and Mohair Yarn
    2012
     
    Foundation Year Class Project for Elements - Title refers to not letting go of dreams
     
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    Peddlar Performance
    Dimensions Variable
    Post cards and hand made items
    2012
     
    Performance for Sculptural Forms Class. Project was to use 100 objects. Collected postcards, cut, sewn together and glued on basket and cardboard backpack
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    Life Story
    Embroidered Fabric
    18.5" x 59.5", 28" x 54.5 "
    2012
     
    Class project for Drawing I. Embroidered highlights of life on repurposed fabric, embroidery and embroidered phrases on repurposed cotton, cut-out letters on book pages (right) 
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    Knits
    Green Mountain Yarn
    Dimesions Variable
    2012
     
    All patterns designed by me - work outside of class
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    Weaver Dolls
    2.5" x 9"
    Hand Knitted and Embroidered 
    2012
     
    Out of class project-weaver dolls are an old tradition in Germany which I played with as child
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    Flowers
    20" x 25"
    Embroidered Upholstery Fabric
    2011
     
    Out of class project - I like to embellish cast off fabric found in thrift stores
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    Sculpture
    12" x 33"
    Found Fabric
    2012
     
    In class project for Sculptural Forms 
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    Double Jeopardy
    24" x 36"
    Pencil on Paper
    2012
     
    In class project for Drawing I
     
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    Accordion Book (Detail) 
    8.5" x 11
    Newpaper Cutouts
    2012
     
    In class project for Elements - playing with name and my growing up in postwar Germany
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    Accordion Book 
    112" x 12"
    Newpaper Cutouts
    2012