Lacemouse

Pink Ivory wood; glass fibre whiskers (2005) Dimensions 6.5″long x 4″high x 3.25″wide. Yes, it is all turned. Can you figure out how? A couple more photos: In 2016 I made a new pierced mouse, Souris sans Sourire. Dimensions are similar to...

Flower

Compressed cherry, acrylic paints, 24K gold leaf (2010). Dimensions ca. 8” diameter x 6” deep. This was an experimental piece, made from three concentric parabolic forms which were wetted, distorted and pierced, then assembled together. A solid wood button was placed...

Perfume Bottle #2

Perfume Bottle #2  Pink Ivory wood with acrylic paint, (2015) 6” tall x 4.5” diameter This vessel, a commission, is the second of two perfume bottles which I have made. The first, Essence of Lace, was made for the invited AAW exhibition Beyond Containment, the...

Swan Song

Swan Song (2021), 6” x 6” x 5.75”, basswood, compressed cherry, Brazilian rosewood. Swan Song is about negative space. (See my article on negative space in the 2018 American Woodturner – link is on my Résumé page under Selected Publications). Negative space can...

Whimsy

1. Thirty-Six Bee Cup Cup is from an unknown (Madrone?) burl, 8″ diameter x 5″ tall. Bees turned from poplar dowel with ballhead pins for eyes, beading pins for legs, plastic file folder sheet for wings, and acrylic paints. Made in 2016. Auctioned at 30th...