In Other Words

Anne Taintor: Irreverant Takes on Motherhood and Social Conventions

March 6, 2017

If you've ever been in an airport news stand, kitchen store, or anyploace that sells magnets, you've seen Anne's work.  She cut ads out of old women's magazines and attached captions that you can really see those picture postcard perfect women thinking behind the painted-on smiles, shirtwaists, and pearls.  She's more high-tech now, but it's the same idea.  She started at craft fairs with wooden pins and thought magnets were the stupidest idea in the world!  She's an empire now, still poking fun at domestic stereotypes.

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