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Pipyr
04-22-2007, 10:40 PM
I'm back for my weekly hogging...hope you all aren't sick of me yet!! Here is a prototype for a bird series I am working on. This one represents a magical bird sitting on top of the moon and singing his little heart out! Again, mixed media wings (I LOVE these things! I might actually have an unhealthy obsession with making them, but they are soooooooo meditative to make!). In person, the tone of his wings match his body really really well, but they do shift when the light hits them in certain ways, so it was hard to capture that with the pictures. I look forward to hearing what you all think! I'm having a great time getting all these guys out of my sketchbook and into glass!!

http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/22-Apr-2007/40149-ebayeditpictest042207_011.jpg

http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/22-Apr-2007/40149-ebayeditpictest042207_015.jpg

http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/22-Apr-2007/40149-ebayeditpictest042207_011head.jpg

http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/22-Apr-2007/40149-ebayeditpictest042207_015wing.jpg

Thanks so much for taking a look!! :D

Ellen Altamore
04-22-2007, 10:57 PM
Pipyr - sick of you? are ya kiddin'? keep 'em comin', chica!

LeftHanded
04-22-2007, 10:58 PM
Absolutely stunning. The mixed media wings are wonderous. WOW! What color variations and how they make the mind travel through the whole piece. Slap yourself on the back for me! Great job.

glasspat
04-22-2007, 11:02 PM
Cool Pipyr....are the wings glass? Sometimes he reminds me of the little birds in the nest waiting for dinner. :)

richsantaclaus
04-22-2007, 11:23 PM
Maybe you should send it to me for CLOSER inspection!

Daenyris
04-23-2007, 03:53 AM
Oh I'm really liking this one... Awesome work. I love all the ideas your coming up with, but this one is 'singing' to me! :) :clap:

Mike E etc
04-30-2007, 12:40 PM
really like your work.

mike

gingery
04-30-2007, 01:17 PM
I'll never get tired of seeing what you come up with!:thumbsup: I'm really intrigued with those wings.:cool: Can you tell me more about them? You can send me a PM if you'd rather...I've done mixed media for years & I'm really curious about them. I love them!:clap:
ginger

Me Jayne
04-30-2007, 01:26 PM
Another stunning creation, Pipyr! You rock!

electra-cute
04-30-2007, 02:57 PM
GASP!!!! OMG this is incredible Pipyr!!!!! The open work of the wings is just so seductive and textural. You continue to blossom with each and every piece you do!!!

Outstanding photos of the piece too.

Hugs
Sandra

ArtofGlass
04-30-2007, 09:36 PM
Beautiful! Love those wings too!

mixednut
04-30-2007, 11:28 PM
Pip I would get lost in your imagination and never want to go home it is so amazing there. Great job.

Pipyr
05-04-2007, 05:50 AM
Thanks all!! I've been mostly offline all week preparing for a show in Boston on saturday and it was so nice to sign in and see these comments!! Thanks for the little boost right before my first show!!! :D :heart: