ONE PULSE communicates hope and healing in the wake of The Pulse nightclub tragedy in Orlando, Florida in June 2016.

49 copper washers stitched in rainbow colors offer the element of healing while the rainbow spectrum and mosaic patterns present a unified movement toward wholeness.

The larger than life male seahorses mirror greater truths about ourselves. Everyone is Beautiful. No matter what color, creed, gender, sexual identity or role we play, we are all interconnected in this ocean of life. We possess the same inner qualities and shared hope to be free to be ourselves.

I strongly feel that while social awareness helps to bring forth understanding and acceptance, symbols can prompt transformation and move us beyond the limitation of what is to the potential of what can be.