Copy of This is Our Home

Copy of This is Our Home

mixed polage art media, AP, 19"

This piece is a part of my ongoing series of images comparing the fragility of the earth to the delicate balance of a small pond.

 

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Copy of Koi Shadows 

Copy of Koi Shadows 

mixed polage art media, AP, 30"

For years we had a koi pond in the entry way to our home.  Over the years the fish grew from just a few inches to over 18 inches in length.  They eventually outgrew our small pond and we found them a larger home.  I miss them.  I loved watching them wind in and out of the complex shadows cast on the surface by the surrounding vegetation.

 

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Copy of A New Era

Copy of A New Era

mixed polage art media, edition of 12, 19"

The ancient Polynesians navigated by the stars and the wind and waves and currents. Recently some of their voyages have been recreated in a traditional canoe called the Hokule’a.  “She is more than a voyaging canoe—she represents the common desire shared by the people of Hawaii, the Pacific, and the World to protect our most cherished values and places from disappearing.” The Hokulea is also an affirmation of ancient traditions kept alive in the culture of the Islands represented in this piece by the image of the Hula dancer.

 

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Copy of Coral Caper 

Copy of Coral Caper 

mixed polage art media, edition of 25, 12"

Polarized light colors are perfect for depicting the brilliance of reef fish. Put on a mask, stick your head in the waters of Maui and suddenly you are in a whole other world of life and movement.

 

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Copy of Stealthy Workers  

Copy of Stealthy Workers  

mixed polage art media, edition of 12, 12"

Many desert wildflowers are pollinated by Bees and or hummingbirds.

 

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