A convergent boundary is an area on earth where two or more lithospheric plates collide. These are powerful subterranean collisions, that can cause the earth to quake or mountains to rise up. Like fierce, uncompromising forces of nature, women have affected the landscape of history by uniting with one another. Cloaked in the simple tasks of daily nurturing, the impact of their communion has been unheralded for centuries. Like stitching or weaving, there is a thread of knowledge and power that connects women through the ages. I paint with fabric, paint and paper, honoring the shared and sacred potency of the work of the matriarchs.