"I wanted you to see what real courage is.... It's when you know you're licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through no matter what." -- Atticus Finch | To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
‘In this society, there’s so much pressure for women to be thin. We’re not supposed to have appetites – and not just for food, but for a lot of things. We’re the givers and not the consumers, and I think some of my recent paintings are about the women staring at the viewers and saying, ‘I’m not going to censor my appetite’.
Re Jin Lee founded Bailey Doesn’t Bark, a Brooklyn-based home gifts studio, in 2008. She’s a gifted ceramicist with an eye for creating everyday heirlooms that boast a touch of quirk (my kind of collection indeed).