imago corvi

adventures in enamelling, stories, music and travel

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

Practice Project: Butterfly

Well, the summer is over and I am SO looking forward to spending time in the studio, processing all my amazing experiences of the summer! I am particularly excited about … Continue reading

October 21, 2008 · Leave a comment

Grave Goods Exhibition

For several years now I have been part of a loose association of artists who call ourselves An Droichead (Irish for the Bridge). We chose this name because we wanted … Continue reading

October 8, 2008 · 1 Comment

Summer on the Road

I love my summers – I like to travel, and I like doing the circuit of shows – some of which are new, where I meet new and interesting contacts … Continue reading

August 23, 2008 · Leave a comment

The Armless Maiden

These panels are a huge departure for me – the imagery, the medium and even the design process – which has been a difficult birth. They were fomenting in my … Continue reading

August 21, 2008 · Leave a comment

I love my studio

This is the first time in my life that I feel like I have a real studio. I have been enamelling for 24 years – but I have always been … Continue reading

August 21, 2008 · 2 Comments

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