Stormy Seas

A pun: a rolling prayer wheel,
stormy waves rolling perpetually,
viewed up or down,
based on a 1950s handwriting
exercise for the letter c,
endured learning dip pen
‘joined-up writing’.

H 5cm, W 5cm, D 5cm

Blown aqua glass overlaid on
clear lead crystal, cut, polished,
drill and wheel engraved 2008.

Katharine Coleman   UK
As an engraver, I am interested
in the marks of specific wheels
on the glass surface and the
possibilities of those marks
within the glass as they reflect
and refract.

 

     'Stormy Seas' by Katharine Coleman           Photo: Lucy Hunt


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