Scientific Crows

A series of scientific crows, calibrating their instruments for experimental investigations.

Scientific crow collages.
crow black ink
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The ephemera: original document 1839; original french receipt 1916; original receipt 1918; crow photography; original pharmacy label; illustrations of columns, table of the elements; vintage mechanical l drawing; ink bottle illustration.

The found objects: vintage watch parts, antique typewriter parts; antique pen nibs, vintage pewter heart pendant, vintage game piece; vintage automotive light, vintage globe hardware; antique nails; vintage stopwatch faces.

Size: 8 inches by 8 inches

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Chemistry Crows

Chemistry Crows concocting curious combinations of chemicals…

calculated or chaos?

Experimental Crow
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Professor Raven

The ephemera: Original Bill Heads and Notary Documents from the 1800s, photos of crows and raven, old chemistry lab illustrations.

The found objects: Antique stop watch parts, old pen nibs, tiny light bulbs, vintage microscope slide, tiny vintage keys, 1925 royal typewriter parts, vintage Celtic pendant.

Size: 8 inches by 8 inches

City Crows and Country Owls

Double-sided mini collages, with urban crows on one side and owls in nature on the other. These are on display at Portals Gallery in Duncan, BC., until Dec. 18.

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The ephemera: original city plans from 1944 atlas; original documents from 19th and early 20th centuries, original vintage stamps, various old photos of nature and town, natural history illustrations of birds.

Size: 4 inches by 4 inches

NESTING AMONGST THE POPPIES

As the weather turned colder the nesting instinct took over. It was time to hunker down for the long winter months to come.

Nesting under the Poppies.
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Nesting between the Poppies. SOLD
Nesting on the Poppies Sold

The ephemera: Original French documents from the 1800s; photos of crows, photos of poppy seed heads from my garden, reproductions of antique nest illustrations.

Size: 8 inches by 8 inches

A collection of crows

Modern Airways

She dominated the new airways. No-one even came close

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The ephemera:original antique legal document, original vintage map of airways, photo of crow.

Le ciel

Le ciel, il le dominait, ses coassements rΓ©sonnaient. C’Γ©tait un triomphe total.

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The ephemera: original vintage star chart, decorative paper, photo of crow, original vintage stamps.

Crow Black Ink

Crow made is own ink. Now he can write his own history. SOLD πŸ™‚

The ephemera: original ledger from 1800s, illustration of ink bottle, crow photo.

Found objects: vintage pen quills.

Emerging from Isolation

At last they were able to emerge from the Pandemic winter of isolation.

A commission for Lindsay, a young artist who I taught when she was in grade two, and is now an artist herself @Willdraw4blood.

Size 12 inches by 12 inches

The ephemera : original document from 1837, original map from 1933, photos for poppy seed heads from my garden, photographs of crows.

Right Brain Raven

She donned her thinking cap, readied her fountain pen nibs and took out her best black ink. It was studio time.

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The ephemera: Original legal document from the 1800s, original ink bottle illustration, photo of a raven.

The found objects: Antique nails ( from my house); vintage watch face and gears; two old keys and vintage fountain pen nibs.

Size: 9 inches by 9 inches

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Covid Corvids

Three Corvids dealing with Covid in their own ways.

Quarantined Corvid rattling the quarantine cage, to seek the gifts and growth it could bring

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Corvid was on the fence. How to proceed? What was the best course of action moving forward?

Isolation Corvid. He was social isolating for the greater good. These were strange times but he understood the interconnection was stronger than ever as they pulled alone and yet together.

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The ephemera: Photos of corvids ; vintage images of the moon and a bird’s nest; reproductions of antique documents with trees in winter.

Size 7 inches by 7 inches