There is so much back story to Final Migration. It started off with a dream, as usual, where I saw a dragonfly. The dragonfly usually symbolizes a change in perspective or self realization. Over the past several weeks I have
Before now, I was just using Super Sculpey and Apoxie Sculpt to sculpt with, relying on paint for coloration. I wanted to revisit narratives about Persephone and started thinking about skulls, flowers, and skull flowers. Being attracted to the Lace
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I heard a Ted Talk from ecologist Suzanne Simard about how trees “talked to each”by communicating their needs and send each other nutrients via a network of latticed fungi buried in the soil. (For more about this visit https://www.ted.com/talks/suzanne_simard_how_trees_talk_to_each_other/transcript?language=en. ) I have always wondered how a
Birth, life and death are interrelated cycles. Death brings decay so that other plants can grow.
The hardest part of creating my work is painting. Getting the colors to work is a challenge and sometimes I work on the paint job alone for a week. I can always count on Maya for a little help.
About to Break is moving along. Finished sculpting the shell and the upper body. While I am working on a sculpture, I do a lot of nerdy research on my subject. For this piece, I looked videos on youtube to
So here I am on page 87 of the new book dedicated to polymer clay artists! This work will be at Virginia MOCA this month, along with 15 other wall sculptures.
Received my contributors copy today for my article “Clays Well with Others”.