Style1½ inches thick (3.75 cm) Product Details Artist grade canvas, archival inks, wooden stretcher bars, and UVB protective coating
AvailablityUsually ships within five business days. ArtistRC DeWinter Platinum Member CollectionAbstracts
Description 2011 RC deWinter ~ All Rights Reserved
harvesting the heart
shes already scrubbed her hands to surgical cleanliness. forsaking latex - its her own blood, after all - she readies herself for the procedure. on the table in the light of a strong lamp the necessities are arrayed: swathes of gauze, snips and suturing, gleaming needle, oceans of bacteria killer and the knife, resurrected from the case shed packed away, so sure shed never need it anymore. next to the table sits a three-legged tray that holds the post-op preservation paraphernalia. whispery tissuepaper ripples softly in the light, but the leaden box is dull and final. ready now, she strips, lavishly splashing her chest with the chlorhexidine gluconate mess, and, knife in hand, she slides it down a little to the left, exposing her scarred heart. one swift cut and out it comes. stuffing in the gauze, she plops the useless organ onto the waiting tissue. twist and roll, roll and twist, the heart, surrounded softly, is surrendered to its coffin once again, and wearily she threads the needle strong and stitches a design of loss on skin that has known this pattern in the past. 2010 RC deWinter
RC DeWinter, Fairfield, CT Member Since December 2008 Artist StatementHello and welcome to my portfolio on Imagekind. Here's a bit about me:
RC deWinter is a Connecticut writer/digital artist whose artwork has been published in many print and online journals, including, among others, The American Muse, Fine Art Photography, Poetry Nook, 2River View, Pink Panther, Official Feature Online Entertainment Magazine, Garden Tripod and also used as set décor on ABC-TV’s “Desperate Housewives." In 2013 Ms. deWinter she was one of six finalists for a Shorty Award, the national social media awards, in art. Ms. deWinter is honored to be the first digital artist invited to exhibit at the Arts of Tolland Gallery in Connecticut. Her 4-week solo exhibition was an unqualified success. Her poetry publication credits include The New York Times, Uno: A Poetry Anthology, 2River View, Another Sun, Pink Panther Magazine, Pilcrow & Dagger, Plum Ruby Review, Poetry Life and Times and numerous other print/online publications. If you enjoy my work, please spread the word, and thank you for stopping by.