Janet Lasher’s sculptural installation, Conscription is featured in the
Winter 2013 issue of the Surface Design Journal. The installation featured
includes 24 figures (each 47″h x 13″w x 9″d) sculpted in handmade abaca
paper cast over reed and is completed with a stitched sinew spine.
Janet has been selected to exhibit her work in conjunction with the 17th
International Surface Design Association Conference to be held in San
Antonio, in early June. Janet is completing her MFA this semester; she is a
sculptor with particular interest in organic materials and stitch.
“Currently I am exploring themes related to childhood development.”