Posts Tagged ‘Vessel’

Earth Library

05/08/2016

Earth Library is a collection of over 100 labelled jars containing soils from all over the world, collected over 35 years. The jars are displayed on glass shelves within a steel frame. 86 cm x 20 cm x 206 cm high.






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Salmon Paddle

18/03/2010

Canoe paddle wrapped in salmon skins. 135 x 15 x 3.5 cm






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Land Water Vessel

02/03/2010

This is a 14’ long open woven canoe made on site at Taigh Chearsabhagh Arts Centre, North Uist, from willow, hazel, heather and salmon skins which are wrapped around the gunwales, struts, keel and paddle. The work was part of a one person show called Land Water and Language, made after the experience of a […]






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Drawing in Space

26/03/1999

A unique work, willow and hazel suspended with nylon thread  – 509 x 55 x 30 cm – available to order






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Five Sisters

02/03/1994

Willow and cow dung. Largest – 58 x 81 cm. Smallest- 40 x 33 cm. collection artist  






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Kayak Bundles

02/03/1994

Willow and willow bark  – 198 x 15 x 10 cm – private collection    






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Air Vessel

02/03/1994

Willow, suspended on nylon thread – 518 x 56 x 30 cm –  collection artist  






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Whale Bone

02/03/1993

Etched Whale bone and ochre.  – 25 x 28 x 10 cm  – collection artist    






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Cholla Bundles

02/03/1993

Cholla sticks, willow and yucca – 38.2 x 3.2 x 3.2 cm. – collection artist    






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Canvas Lavo

27/07/1988

Lapland – This was the cover to a small tipi, similar to ones used by the Sami people. I spent 5 days by a lake in it. A small fire inside caused the soot deposit, while around the edge are collected objects and the shadow of the antlers is rubbed into the soot deposit. – […]






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Twenty Places, twenty herbs, twenty stones

27/01/1986

Basket made containing a stone from twenty places and made of plants collected from those places. Giants Causeway, Northern Ireland – silverweed.   Mount Caburn, Sussex – Salad Burnet.  Glastonbury, Somerset – Yarrow.  Auvernes, France – Ginseng.  Cevennes, France – Broom.  Friston Forest, Sussex – Wayfaring tree.  High Rocks, Kent – Yew.  Ben Alder, Scotland […]






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Dream Basket

27/05/1985

Made in response to an archaic dream involving  eagle owls, flight and transformation. – 56 x 61 x 61 cm






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Basket for the moment between Life and Death

27/02/1985

This coil basket with two sheep’s horns interlocked at the top was made for that moment of anticipation in the year between winter and Spring, where the Earth seems to hold its breath. – 36 x 46 x 46 cm






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