This piece is carved form fallen aspen collected in the mountains. It is mounted on a stand made from an antique corbel from India. The figure holds a frame made by the artist from antique tin. Inside the frame is an antique tintype. Atop its head is a a crown made with layers of antique tin, a twig holding carved leaves and a bird with a tiny star pattern painted on the wings. The figure is delicately painted with iridescent acrylic paint and finished with wax. The piece comes apart for shipping and requires simple assembly.
Materials-carved aspen, reclaimed wood, tin, antique photograph, acrylic paint, wax
33" x 8.5" x 8.5"
**Please note the studio is closed for two weeks. Artworks will ship the week of July 17.