Digging For My Roots
This Mixed Media artwork shows the family arriving in the New World in 1758 from Switzerland. The family sought asylum from religious persecution and had fled Germany before they moved to Switzerland.
The voyage became a tragic story of the our family. The six children died on the ship crossing the Atlantic. After landing in the New World there was one son born who is my ancestor, Jacob
The artwork is mounted on a canvas board.
I created with arylic and collage.