Lean-In 2


Lean- In 2

sculpture: a play thing!
Size: 16H x 34W x5D

Subjects: Abstract
Styles: Abstract, Minimalism, Modern
Mediums: Textile, Fiber, brass
Materials: Soft (Yarn, Cotton, Fabric), walnut


It’s a book!  It’s a sculpture! How does it stay in statis?  The Lean-in series was conceived of just before the covid epidemic!  But it somehow seems so apt to the push-me-pull-me of the stress of the changes brought on by the new global virus! It also draws on my background in book arts.

sculpture: Textile, Fiber on Soft (Yarn, Cotton, Fabric).

Susan Hensel
Susan Hensel is a multidisciplinary artist, with a 50+ year career, who combines a mixed media practice with embroidery across digital and manual platforms. Susan received her BFA from the University of Michigan in 1972 with a double major in painting and sculpture and a concentration in ceramics. With a history, to date, of over 200 exhibitions, more than 30 of them solo, twenty garnering awards. Above all, Hensel’s desire to communicate stories through art continues to be a powerful motivator. Hensel’s artwork is known and collected nationwide, represented in collecting libraries and museums.


Additional information

Dimensions 2 × 36 × 10.5 in