Saturday, January 23, 2010

Fly Away



Fly Away
Mixed Media
8x10
sold

This piece quotes the children's rhyme "Lady Bug Lady Bug, fly away home..." and references the endangered status of the native North American Lady Bug. Native Lady Bugs have nine spots and have been severely over taken by the introduce European seven spot Lady Bug to the point of near extinction.

Series: At Risk

The Canvas backing board is painted metallic gold. Collage elements are hand dyed archival tissue embedded with dried botanicals, and acrylic transfers. Writing and painted images in acrylic.

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