More monkeys that will hang as a collection from trees All my monkeys are made from (my) hand printed textile pieces. They are a composition of colour and limbs that curl and twirl round branches or any domestic hanging place. Great for kids as fantastic creatures .
Adventures on the high seas? At least a feeling of past exploration — into poetry and theatre.
Three of my Eclogue Rustics. Echoing Virgils characters as they toil in the fields in Roman times grumbling about politics and their employers.
Acrobats balancing on unicycles , tight-ropes or hoops.They all hold a painted stick to suggest a place and dimension
Tableau for puppet show
Drawn from the Wayang Shadow puppets of Java. A visit to the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford gave me a starting point for work in the Exhibition ‘7 Makers’ at 78 Derngate, Northampton, 2016
These monkeys are made to hang from domestic interiors. Their curling and twirling limbs tell all. Grandparents choice? Multi pieced rag dolls that like hanging around from curtain poles, ceilings of just on the end of the bed. size (approx.) 36cms x 20cms
Scenes that reflect circus and enterainment situations