Year of the Forest
International Mosaic Exhibition 2011 - Exhibitors
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|Artist Statement - Autumn Birch Trees
I gain a lot of pleasure out of painting tree trunks, inspired by the range of colours one can find in these works of nature. This is my more subdued interpretation of silver birches in mosaic using ceramic tiles and stained glass .
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|Artist Statement - Tree Frog & Tree of Life
Tree Frog and the Tree of Life are one as a powerful symbol of the interdependence of all things. Forests are an essential life giving force for the planet, without which we would not survive. Mosaic frog sculpture with stained glass, hand-made ceramic decorations and glass beads. Suitable for outdoor use but not guaranteed frost proof.
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Angela Ibbs * Highly Commended *
|Artist Statement - Once upon a Time
Inspired by a scene from the classic forest fairytale ‘Little Red Riding Hood’. This wall piece shows the start of her journey into the forest as the wolf watches. Materials include unglazed ceramic, glass tiles, and millefiori and recycled pottery.
|Artist Statement - Le Stagioni (SOLD)
Inspired by the ever changing times of the year and nature. The tree is often use as a symbol of life and the ages. This centre piece has a musical movement playing Clair de Lune. Materials include unglazed ceramic, glass tiles, and millefiori.
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|Artist Statement - Stop
Stop to ruin the NATURE/ Materials:stone,zmalty,glass
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|Artist Statement - Food for Thought"
I am concerned about the demise of the Bee and its implication for the planet; just like the standards we live by; both seem to be slowly and firmly eroded by our conscious and subconscious behaviour.
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