botanically inspired

This piece is in a show at Van Dusen Botanical Gardens called appropriately ‘botanically inspired’. It is one of 33 artists works.

botanicals lamp

botanicals lamp

botanicals, detail, 2015 (4)

detail, botanicals lamp

The lamp is made of a wide variety of plant material which I grew or collected – oat grass, iris seed pods, wheat and black awl wheat, grass, rush, and sticks.

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About melaniethompsonsaltspring

A free spirit that loves working with natural materials to create beautiful art.
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One Response to botanically inspired

  1. lexacq says:

    This lamp is a beauty. The grass seed heads are so pretty against the firm vertical stems and the colours are gorgeous. Deborah

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