I think of this woman as existing in a spiritual reality signified by her tatoos in which her senses have been heightened. She is aware of more than what can be seen or felt. Her presence is a source of this "other" sense that we don't always allow ourselves to acknowledge. May she help to remember.
Still available for sale but currently on loan for "The 74th Ceramic Annual" Dec. 20th through April 15th, 2018 held at:
The Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery Scripps College
1030 Columbia Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711