Although my work tends toward digital, my training was in sculpture.
On occasion I return to feature some of these efforts. Just as I
return to the brush. It's an impulse to maintain skills and to
let each discipline inform the other. Checks and Balance.
This work, about 2' x 3', features a scroll form with bloodwood
slats framing. Word heavy, the scroll contains the Buddha's
fire sermon. 'Everything is burning'. The frame contains
engraved musings on being a prisoner. these musings are
obscured with gold leaf - hard to photo.
the hands from a wire mesh, covered with paper and painted.
The hands are pierced with pins that have gold leaf attached.
A clawing gesture for the words and against the flimsy string
representing prison bars.