Embellishments & Techniques: First, I painted the bra using acrylic paint. Then I quilted the bra by machine using 100% cotton thread. The copper wire was knitted and the side panels are covered with netting used in
Artist’s Statement: Breast cancer has occurred to a lot of friends, near and far, within my circle of friends. In the past I participated in “Quilt for a Cure”. When I heard about “Brazieres for a Cure 2009”, I jumped at the chance to participate. To decorate a bra was definitely challenging, but after I started, the bra developed and got a life on its own.