The Painted Ladies series re-imagines traditional porcelain figurines with tattoos covering their bodies, save where their ball gowns begin and end. Interestingly, the sculptures somehow maintain their grace and elegance.
'Just had my day brightened up. Big Caribbean army bloke in front of me on the DLR knitting. Old lady turns to him and says “I didn't know men could knit”. He turns to her and in his best Caribbean accent says “No ma'am, the only thing men can't do is have babies. And there's nothing women can't do.” '