"Rescued Series"

This series focuses on turning a natural element of wooden bowls - a crack - into the centerpiece or artistic expression .

Carved Walnut Vase
With the crack cut away

It was cracked, so I put a Band-Aid on it!

Stablized with brass bolts and plate.

Crack was replaced with a cloth Zipper

Sutured rim.

Butterflies to close crack.
Hand forged copper staples.