Slate, sea glass, nickel on weathering wrought iron base
Hen's Teeth II
Rare as......five small nickel teeth are hiding amongst the glass uprights further playing on associations that grew with the work. Among the first experiments in placing the glass end-on, I wanted to show the subtle translucent qualities of the sea glass and as the design progressed it bacame more daring! An associate claimed I was supposed to be watering the birds not trying to kill them. However, little birds are very nimble and manage to nip around the surface with ease. Scroll down for more views...
Hens teeth eliptical view
hens teeth underneathHens Teeth ground fixingHens Teeth with water

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