Artist's description:

Digital collage plate. Starting with vintage botanical illustrations I recreated the flowers from security envelope lining, grouping them together to form a chintz 'fabric' pattern. These elements then formed the base to decorate the images of a ceramic plate. The kowhai represents Wellington.

Print info:
♥ printed on acid free 250gsm gloss paper with archival inks
♥ print measures 10x 8 inches
♥ limited edition 100 at this size and 16 11x14" and one 16x20"
♥ shipped in a sturdy flat mailer with a protective cellophane sleeve


Comforts of Home Series:
Having spent a significant portion of my life travelling these works explore what home means to me through the use of different floral and bird motifs. Each flower symbolises a home city from the past few years. The passion fruit to me is Brisbane, Sydney the frangipani, London a rose and Wellington a Kawhai. The birds seen in the chintz paper 'fabric' represent these three countries of Australia, England and New Zealand. Using antique illustrations as a starting point I recreated the flowers and birds from security envelope lining, grouping them together to form a chintz 'fabric' pattern. These elements then formed the base for a paper patchwork with additional pieces of security envelopes and the patterns to decorate the ceramic plates.

Materials used:

paper and ink

Chintz floral kowhai plate (2016)

$35

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