Joey Veltkamp is unfolding one of the largest quilts I’ve seen him make, one that is meant to envelope not just one body but two. It’s largest patches are made from a friend’s red plaid lumberjack flannel; one pocket prominently, lovingly, placed near the top of the blanket. “… this is for love…
What is ordinary changes simply because we are looking.
I wrote this for Joey’s upcoming show at Artswest in May!