Stories Clouds Tell
Stories clouds tell uses clouds as a metaphor for the things we can’t capture and control – not just the natural environment, but also aspects of our internal environment. Lay on the grass and watch the clouds swirl overhead and we soon make up stories about what they are and what they’re doing. We project […]
Billow comes from my fascination with clouds – the original abstract sculpture. Some say they also see my fascination with the Venus figure in this work. Whatever, everyone seems compelled to touch it and draw energy from it.
Ever notice that some clouds look like old mattresses? Sort of flat and lumpy? That’s the sort that reminds me of childhood holidays by the beach. No need to be careful on those mattresses, and part of the joy was wriggling around to find the least lumpy patch. My Accumulus clouds recapture these childhood joys. […]
Nephele reclining is a human-scale work that blends elements of the figure and the cloud. It’s built up in pigmented epoxy resin, and has curves and folds that create glorious shadows. Sanding to achieve the desired smoothness wore out several sets of fingertips. Many people think it’s marble. Four further editions are planned, using different […]