WELL... a few months being born this one... here she is... mmmmm she needs a name! I think I will leave that to the new owner.
My VERY first Mermaid too!
She features a hand sculptured face (by me) and treasures given to me by the new owner.
I'm not sure if I'm allowed to say who just yet. She swims home this week.
YES I can... my very first Mermaid belongs to the my inspirational beautiful friend
40 x 25 x 20cm
sculpture and assemblage
wooden block c1940s - old wharf HMAS Penguin Dive Annex, Taylors Point, Sydney; reclaimed metals, bottle c1980s, glomesh purse piece c1980s, hand dyed silk, reclaimed wedding dress c1990s; glass topaz coloured hair slide c1980s, hand dyed cottons, doll hands c1990s; pearls (Mermaids earrings) rosary c1950s; brass furniture fittings c1960s; sequins c1960s; Indian bindis; gold embellished shell pendant c1980s; ceramics, art mediums; wires, paint.
Client provided: freshwater pearl earring, shells, stone with sea plant, crystal balls.
YES... I HAVE started another Mermaid... how could I not! Such a joy to create.