I completed two small pieces in her class. With our textured background, we were to integrate a composition to go with it. My finished piece, Imprisoned, came as a result of the background of tangled gauge print. I imagined myself trapped in that tangled mess with the barracks and guard tower in the background.
Executive Order 9066, Series, 20: Imprisoned
The second painting had textures that looked like rocks, so what came to my mind was the rock garden of Manzanar.