Rape kit art fights sexual assault, reclaims 'snowflake' label

As Amy Tingle carefully cuts each snowflake out of thin, white paper, one phrase repeats in her head: “No more.”

Tingle, a Montclair-based artist, has been creating snowflakes with the identifying information of women who choose to share their sexual assault stories with her. At this unique historical moment for victims of sexual assault, Tingle hopes going public with what happened to them will be empowering.

“No more,” she thinks as she contorts a piece of paper into tiny sections.

“No more,” she thinks as she cuts designs into the folds.

“No more,” she thinks as she unfolds the paper …read more

Source: NJ.com Essex

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