“Sacred Drawings” (1994-to present) is my present suite of works on paper. This series of drawings continues to explore dichotomous relationships such as between the real and abstract, the profane and sacred, and the natural and man-made. “Sacred Drawings” employs a diptych format as a visual metaphor meant to suggest two facing pages in a giant sketchbook.
"She (has) examined the world as it is today, reflected on the past, and successfully used collage as her medium."
—Paul Rogers Harris, former director of The Art Center in Waco, Independent Curator and Art Consultant and Juror for the Rockwall Artists League ART 2004 National Juried Art Exhibition in a statement made about Martin's Sacred Drawing IX which was awarded 2nd Place.