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Lisa Kokin, "Fauxliage: No Birds Sing", 2011. Thread, wire, page fragments from Silent Spring (1962) by Rachel Carson 70 x 24 x 8 in.

'Fauxliage: No Birds Sing' by Lisa Kokin - Thread, wire, page fragments from the book 'Silent Spring' by Rachel Carson 70 x 24 x 8 in. Courtesy of the artist and Seager Gray Gallery, Mill Valley, CA.

Amazing leaf cut-outs by Spanish artist Lorenzo Duran.  He uses leaves as the canvas for his cutaway art.  After washing and drying the leaf, he carefully cuts away segments to create beautifully detailed art.

Amazing leaf cut-outs by Spanish artist Lorenzo Duran. He uses leaves as the canvas for his cutaway art. After washing and drying the leaf, he carefully cuts away segments to create beautifully detailed art.

'Amnesia' detail - art by Lisa Kokin;  this work is "Fauxliage" – fake leaves made from BOOK PAGES that have been SEWN to resemble Fall leaves;  the artist chose the gingko leaf for the plant's use to improve memory and Rachel Carson's book Silent Spring as a metaphor that 'historical amnesia allows the repetition of past mistakes...'

Amnesia / (detail) by Lisa Kokin - thread, book pages, wire, fauxliage of gingko waves incorporates text fragments from Silent Spring by Rachel Carson. Published in it was the first widely read book on environmental pollution caused by pesticide.

Alice Fox stitched eucalyptus leaves (circle)

Alice Fox stitched eucalyptus leaves: Leaf Stitching is part of an ongoing exploration of stitching with found items. Leaves are collected whilst walking and either pressed and dried for future use, or they are used whilst still fresh.

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Anna/StudioByTheForest - Stoneware Ceramic Leaf Chimes Mobile *Can an also be used for test tiles*