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'Deer'

About this project

Recently fairy tales have played a significant role in my new pieces, which are the result of a Fellowship with the National Glass Centre in Sunderland.
My new work explores a mixture of fairy tales and feminism. I have cast my left hand in glass as it symbolizes our unconscious mind and our emotions. Hands are used to express one’s self in a way that words often cannot. The deer is made from lamp worked glass and has engraved detail on its back including polished spots that reflect the light.

Keywords

engraving, Deer, hands, sculpture, glass

Disciplines

Glass

Materials

Glass
'Deer'
Photographer: David Lawson
For this piece I cast my left hand in clear glass. The deer is made from lamp worked glass with engraved detail on it's back.

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