"I said, 'An Egyptian Burrito is a burrito, and inside is sort of what Kenny thinks Egyptians might eat.' " — Calvin Trillin
This version is artifacted. It doesn't have patches like some of my artifacted work but all the seams are raw and frayed. Artifacting. That's my term for making a new piece of clothing that appears to be old. Here's what I've written about the process.Don't worry about it fraying further; it won't fall apart. All the edges are reinforced with stitching.
particulars: • rough size: Small to Medium to Large — it's MOSTLY free-sized — the arm holes are generous and it's also generously cut, it just needs to lay nicely where it drapes at your waist under your arms • actual measurements: length 13.5 in back
• fabric: 100% medium weight linen • care: machine wash cold, machine dry or dry flat • hand made by me in my studio — one of a kind
Photography and paintings by Michael Burton; makeup and modeling by Cassie Bhadrakali; clothing by Helen Carter