“Toast Embroidery” and “Cereal Sampler” were made by Judith Klausner as part of a series called, “From Scratch.”

Like the production of food, a variety of handicrafts were a mundane requirement of the female gender. Today, as we come to realize that something has been lost in the mechanization of everything around us, there is a return to the idea that making something from its most basic parts has great value.