Angela, Agnes, Esther, and Ivy

Agnes loved combing mayonnaise through her hair curls, 24×24”, acrylic on wood panel, 2014. Painting by Amy C. Evans.

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Angela, Agnes, Esther, and Ivy

by Amy C. Evans
Southern Cultures, Vol. 21, No. 1: Food

"Pearl spiked her drink. And then I made a painting about it."

Pearl spiked her drink. And then I made a painting about it. I like to think of my paintings as portraits, each one a document of a specific moment in someone’s life. But the people are strangers, and their stories are told in my imagination.

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