Tied Rocks by Shizu Okino. I saw these at the Asian Art Museum and loved the idea of dressing up a simple natural element with ancient basket weaving techniques. This could be applied in so many different ways, such as wrapping a wedding bouquet or decorating a dinner table. What can you think of? Let me know.
by Deloss Webber Bento Series beach stones, rattan, slate “ The energy is transcendent of the physical structure - stone, fiber, and wood rise above the earthly elements that comprise their visual presence. Del’s reverence for nature takes shape as varying types of stones are wrapped fiber - rattan, bamboo, cane or reed. The melding of contemporary weaving techniques in concomitance with classic Japanese knotting styles gives Del’s sculpture a unique appearance.