Thistle

Name: Kim Allen- Jones
Department at BriarPatch: Wellness, Housewares Buyer
Medium: Pencil drawing

“I spend more time thinking about beautiful food than I do drawing. Food has actually been my lifelong passion. Because I have ‘different thinking mind’ (a new term for Dyslexia), I enjoy working with my hands much more than most people. This piece was created for a first-year art class I took at Sierra College.” Kim’s inspiration was from her husband. He brought her this thistle home from a camping trip because he thought she might like to draw it. And she did!

For more information about this piece, email gallery@briarpatch.coop