Artwork created in Western New York.......collected around the world.

Honoring Carmen Hijosa

Honoring Carmen Hijosa
Honoring Carmen Hijosa
Hijosa is the inventor of Pinatex. A leather like product made from discarded pineapple leaves. Her system is eco-friendly and sustainable. Made in the Philippines, the three step process: SUNLIGHT- VACUUM-SOLAR HEAT ( orange - blue - red ) this results in a leather substitute used by companies such as Puma to make various commercial products.

Mixed media assemblage.
10 by 10 inches.
Collection of the artist.


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