imago corvi

adventures in enamelling, stories, music and travel

Spirit Horse

This one was more challenging as I was working from a photo of a dark coloured horse and had to imagine more 😉 I wanted to challenge myself beyond the … Continue reading

January 24, 2009 · 1 Comment

Talent vs Work

It was three years ago I saw my first Grisaille enamel up close and personal at the Taft Museum in Cincinnati. It literally took my breath away. My heart started … Continue reading

January 23, 2009 · 3 Comments

Practice Project: Frog

I have to confess that by the time I got to the frog I was getting pretty lazy with taking pictures – as you will see there are many stages … Continue reading

October 25, 2008 · 1 Comment

Practice Project: Blue-eye

Here’s the third installment in my cloisonne practice project series. Though I couldn’t reproduce the particular blue of the blue-eye flower in the photo (I have a more limited palette … Continue reading

October 25, 2008 · 1 Comment

Practice Project: Lillies

I was happier with the way this second cloisonne practice project turned out – but it was partially because of the design. I liked the graceful shape of the lilies, … Continue reading

October 25, 2008 · 2 Comments

Toronto Irish Players

I was delighted to be commissioned by the Toronto Irish Players to design the award for the Acting Irish International Theatre Festival, which they hosted in 2006 (It is hosted … Continue reading

July 18, 2007 · Leave a comment

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