Stretch marks are a real nightmare for many women who yearn for a magical cure to emerge that will make them disappear forever. However, an artist invited to give them another look.
It is not the conventionally beautiful bodies that take my eye,” Hewett says in a statement on her website. “It is bodies which show their history, that has been altered by their experiences, that are decorated with bruises, scars, spots, stretch marks, freckles, pigmentation, veins.
Hewett focused on post-surgical pieces body parts.
My granny (an upholsterer and seamstress of great skill) had her breast removed as a result of cancer and was hugely grateful to the surgeon for saving her life,” Hewett says on her website. “But she was almost equally appreciative of what a beautiful stitching job he had done. She was very proud of her scar