Resin & Fiber Sculpture - Born Again
Born Again began life as a more-simple, sculptural bowl which collapsed under high-heat duress while on it's way to an art-show. When I brought the collapsed bowl back to my studio, I discovered that I could carefully heat it and re-form it. I then merged that original bowl with other silk and resin pieces to create this large, ethereal flower. Born Again is one of the largest Re-FEM pieces I have made to date - and one of my personal favorites because it is a great example of failures being an opportunity for learning.
Going through this "structural failure event" helped me innovate a new sculptural process. That process is now referred to as the Re-FEM process - or "Resinous Fibers Emergent Method©™"
- Born Again is an original sculpture whose materials include: resin, re-claimed silk, hand-painted with jacquard dyes, steam-set, and silkworm cocoons
- Born Again's sculptural size is 20"x16"x7"
- Original works of art are accompanied by a signed certificate of authenticity included
- Tips and care document included in package