Monday, March 24, 2008

queen cage


closep-up of a queen cage....approx. 3"x1"x1"

queen cage on square

Fascinated by the wooden "queen cages", I am going to create some pieces including these small wooden boxes that are created to hold the queen bee segregated from the colony before it is introduced to your hives.

bohemian


beeswax collage and encaustic on a 12 inch form...some fabric, some paper collage....

Monday, March 17, 2008

hollow

it was just a matter of time before I opened one of these up....just a start...not sure if it is finished, but I may create more that have inside/outside. This is a 12 inch figure.

outside view


Sunday, March 2, 2008