Stem Cells were removed from the bone marrow that was extracted from my hip bones.
Thanks to Audrey Courtney and Matt Cole for working so hard on this part of my design.
It's late. I am covered in sweat and saw dust, I am tired and alone and oh, so happy. I worked all day and evening. My arm hurt but it finally, didn't stop me and for the first time in 10 years of working in studio my knees didn't hurt. Even, if I don't succeed I know now how much I have missed this. I felt broken.
Today, marks my time back creating art. Two years, 4 knee Surgeries total, two of which were experimental stem cell transplants from my own body, trapped nerves in my arms and neck, tendonitis in both elbows and one shoulder and finally, I am pain free and back. I am working toward a show at The Southwest School Of Art - San Antonio, Texas. I will be part of a two person show including my older work and two new pieces. Imagery to come...