I think most artists have favorite paintings. This is one of mine. It is meant to pay homage to my mom, Grandmothers, and Aunts, who spent endless hours knitting blankets and garments that I proudly wore in my youth.
The small image here is the first draft of this painting. I called her "Jr. High Girl." Even though she grew up, she still wears the hat she wore in jr. high.
The Hat She Wore in Jr. High