• Bonsho

    AUGUST 2016

    collaboration with Diana Engel as part of Visual Poetry Walk in Greensboro, NC
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  • By The Waters of Moratock

    SEPTEMBER 2015

    installation and call for prayer for the Dan River at the 2015 Stokes Stomp
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  • Souvenirs: Seven Years Later

    SEPTEMBER 2013 – MAY 2015

    inspired by a six-week personal pilgrimage through Europe during 2006
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  • In a Perfect World

    NOVEMBER – DECEMBER 2010

    a look at Justice, Peace, Wholeness, Salvation, Grace, and Gratitude during the 2010 Advent Season
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  • Forty Forts in Forty Days

    FEBRUARY – MAY 2010

    a Lenten practice during my first year of motherhood
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  • Tobacco Rug

    DECEMBER 2008

    inspired by the rich tradition of story-telling, craft and life as a ninth-generation North Carolinian
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  • Telling Stories

    JULY – OCTOBER 2008

    ten weeks of liturgical art inspired by the stories of Exodus
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The Best of a Bad Situation

After the playground today, we met Henry at our closest new bakery for a cookie. We love The Baker & The Bean's blueberry cream cookie, but they were out today. So we expanded beyond our regular selection and left feeling…

A Tale of Two Labors: Part Two

This post is the second half of Oliver's birth. I posted the first last week. As stated before. I found several forgotten posts under drafts. In my effort to blog twice a week, I thought that I would share Oliver’s…

February MFG

Our February Merritt Family Gathering was a great success! Cousins were reunited for the first time in seven years. And considering that Lucy is seven, it was her first chance to get to know the girls featured on the Christmas…

A Tale of Two Labors: Part One

I found several forgotten posts under drafts. In my effort to blog twice a week, I thought that I would share Oliver's two-part birth story almost four years later. We are very content as a family of four. So this…

In Gray Matter, I asked 'whose God is too small?' concerning all the loved ones I had lost to cancer. That question led me to speaking out against coal ash and fracking in Stokes County, NC. Because #BelewsCreekMatters.

Artist

Artist

I combine formed paper, found materials, and written biographical stories to create sculptural books, which focus on my family, personal history, and spirituality.

Author

Author

Okay, I love alliteration. I write a lot. Every day. Way more than I create art. My writing informs my work and is an integral part of my final pieces of my sculptural books.

Advocate

Advocate

I believe play is important work. That also means fighting for a clean environment. I speak up for playgrounds (very fun) and against coal ash (not so fun).

Kind Words

  • Caroline can bring sacred ideas to life in her beautiful artistic expressions. As a pastor, my collaboration with Caroline deepened my congregation’s communal experience of worship and her art continues to inspire and deepen my own spiritual practice.

    Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Riverside Church, NYC
  • Thank you for sharing your wonderful work with Nelson and me. Your books tell such powerful stories! I am enriched a thousand, thousand fold.

    Charlotte Linder

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