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Audre Lorde (Small, 2016)

$19.50

Melanie Cervantes (artist/printer)
8.5" x 11"
1 layer handmade screen print
Printed in my kitchen, San Leandro, 2016
Open Edition(s)

This poster celebrates "black, lesbian, mother, warrior, poet,” Audre Lorde, one of her pearls of wisdom. In the center I use the Adinkra symbol, from the Ashanti, called Akofena which is a symbol of courage and valor to illustrate her words.

-Planetary Purple with ultraviolet ink, 100lb/300gsm Astrobrights cardstock
-Planetary purple paper with violet ink, 100lb/270gsm acid-free Astrobright paper,
-Kraft paper,archival, 65 lb/176 gsm with black to red rainbow roll
-Yam orange paper with chocolate brown ink, 70lb Bazzil Basics archival paper
-Fig paper with gold ink, 80lb cover weight paper
-Grey paper with rainbow roll, 110lb paper/199 gsm

* Please note for the prints with a blend (or rainbow roll) each print is unique because it combines multiple colors. Each print varies slightly and is unique.