Strong (Cactus, 2017)


Melanie Cervantes
9" x 7 1/2"
3-Color , Handprinted, Multi-media, Heavyweight Archival Paper, Printed in San Leandro, CA 2017

I continue to create carved stamps of different cacti species. As I have struggled with an undiagnosed health issue involving my lungs I carved this saguaro to remind me to stay strong in the face of this immensely challenging time in my life.