Oil painting Wound (The Poultice) by KELLY LEICHERT

Wound (The Poultice)

homemade clay, gauze, linseed oil, oil paint over salvaged painting 
16 x 16
My grandmother used a lot of home remedies. Thought it might work with art. Not really a painting or a sculpture. Was thinking of wounds and art as flesh. Using the making and materials as violence and as medicine. A bit of Beuys here.