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.

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

Double Sided Mini Collages

Sweet Four Inch by Four Inch Collages with Humming Birds and Old French documents on one side and Fish and vintage maps on the other.

All have SOLD at my studio tour but do not worry more are in the works.

The ephemera: Original French Documents from the 1800s, original vintage maps from the early 1900s, natural history images for humming birds, flowers and fish on 100 percent rag paper.

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.
SOLD
Nesting between the Poppies. SOLD
Nesting on the Poppies

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

Calm in the Storm

She was striving to remain calm amidst the World wide turbulence.

Calm in the Storm 10 inches by 10 inches 150 CAD

The ephemera: Western Hemisphere Map 1950s; decorative paper; high quality reproductions of 19th century bird engravings; photo portrait credit pexels- breston kenya creative commons licence.

Encaustic Wax topcoat.

My Little Pigeon

She started cooing and they flocked to her without hesitation.

“I am a pigeon whisperer” she laughed.

SOLD 🙂

My little Pigeon CAD 150 Size 10 inches by 10 inches

The ephemera: Plan of Paris title page 1947; ledger page 1917; decorative paper; high quality reproductions of natural history illustrations of pigeons; photo portrait credit pexels-ksenia chernaya creative commons license.

Encaustic Wax top coating.

Crow Borg

He would not be assimilated…no matter what the Queen said.

SOLD 🙂 at the Fall Studio Tour

Crow Borg

The ephemera: Original Ledger Page from 1916; images from 1902 catalogue; photograph of a crow.

The found objects: old stop watch movement; antique royal typewriter bits; vintage wooden chess pawn; antique key; vintage drawer pull.

Size: 7 inches by 7 inches