Object title
Sister Edwina Built and performed by
Edna M. Bland Description
Sister Edwina was inspired by my mother and other mothers who were traditional African American church-goers. It was customary for women to cover their heads as an act of respect and worship to God. Also, putting on their Sunday best was a mind-set because if you were going to be in the presence of the royaltyJesus being the King of Kingsyou should dress appropriately. Living Objects theme
Puppetry in Community

Production title
Multiple productions Years created and used
2008-present Medium
Foam, fleece Type of puppet
Hand-and-rod puppet Dimensions
Height: 26”
Width: 12”
Depth: 10”