February 7th - March 4th 2012
Materials into Ideas ⁄ Ideas into Materials
Human Necklace, Pendant, 2006-7 $1,500
Neckpiece (5), 'I Wander?' Series 2011 $1,000
"Enchantment with an idea or enchantment with materials and form are not always exclusive of each other. Here however the necklace was embracing primarily materials and form with each link responding to that which had gone before. I found this very difficult. The materials in the mask were chosen to fit the idea."
Brown Paper Bag Mask NFS
"'Aberrant' pendants in this exhibition reference moa hunter fashions described by Roger Duff in his 1950 publication The Moa-Hunter Period of Maori Culture. New works are generated from current research towards a craft methodology unique to Te Waipounamu New Zealand."
Aberrant pendant VIII, 2012 $2,000
Aberrant pendant IX, 2012 $2,000
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