It is always so helpful to get a good shove in the right direction. I am grateful to have received one in the form of a Creation Grant from ArtsNB. Though I am always a little shy with projects at this stage (before I can point to an object and say “Look there! That is what I mean!”), I would nonetheless like to share my proposal with you. It will give you an idea of where I am coming from […]
Nesting Felt, reed, river stones, fibrefill, lightbulbs, Marimo moss, water. 24″ x 24″ x 30″ © Allison Green 2013. The fourth piece in the Time Flies Collection, this is the insect with child. Her pregnant form contains eggs filled with a spark of life. See how it was constructed, and the other items in the series: Nascent, Nymph, and Nubile. Exhibited with Foundation at the Saint John Arts Centre, Saint John, NB. Pricing available upon request.
I’ve spent this long weekend consumed with light fixture construction for Jeremiah’s Restaurant. I figured it was an appropriate time to take you on a little walk-through, from concept to near-completion. This all started a couple months back with a contest. There’s a new restaurant opening in Hartland, NB (home of the world’s longest covered bridge). The owners approached the college looking to have a competition to create a feature light. My teacher signed us up and we all got […]