Exhibition – Art All Wrapped Up

by Lisa Catherwood, November 30, 2015

Two pieces submitted for Exhibition at  ‘All Wrapped Up’ exhibition at Lisburn Island Centre The exhibition will take place in the Community Arts Walkway at ISLAND Arts Centre opening 4th Dec 2015 until 22nd Jan 2016.

Click on the images to see them larger, or see them at the exhibition :)

Drift dreaming

 

Drift dreaming Lisa Catherwood 2015 at Exhibition December 2015

Drift dreaming Lisa Catherwood 2015

‘Drift dreaming’

Medium: Pyrography – Firewriter on Irish Walnut, finished and polished with shellac
Dimensions (cm) Height: 30cm
Width: 70cm
Depth: 1cm
Year Completed 2014

Drift dreaming - detail Lisa Catherwood 2015

Drift dreaming – detail Lisa Catherwood 2015

How do you know...?
how do you know? at Lisburn Exhibition December 2015

How do you know these aren’t the best days of your life? – Lisa Catherwood 2015

‘How do you know these aren’t the best days of your life?’

Medium: Pyrography – Firewriter on Irish Walnut, finished and polished with shellac
Dimensions (cm) Height:22cm
Width:82cm
Depth:1cm
Year Completed 2014

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‘How do you know these aren’t the best days of your life’ – detail

 

My current Shadows collection is about loneliness and loss – ‘In the end we are all just shadows walking away alone.’

Firewriter pyrography tool.

Firewriter pyrography tool.

Having discovered the Firewriter, a new pyrography tool, and a local source of the most gorgeous Irish timbers, the soulfulness and history ingrained in the wood infuses the pyrography with stillness despite the apparently hectic landscapes.

 

I dream of burning the burns of dreaming.

 

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