imago corvi

adventures in enamelling, stories, music and travel

Georgian Enamels

Help needed for Georgian Enamel Gallery and School Enamel Art Gallery [Ornament] is a unique institution in the small world of enameling. ┬áNot only is it a sophisticated gallery space … Continue reading

September 13, 2011 · Leave a comment

The Bare Bones

I have been thinking alot about bones lately. A couple of years ago I was introduced to the myth of skeleton woman. This is a myth of the Inuit people, … Continue reading

April 26, 2011 · 2 Comments

Tree Forge

I have been finding that videos are a great way of letting people in to the process of making an enamel. Even after describing the progression people are often quite … Continue reading

April 11, 2011 · Leave a comment

Etch Batch

I have written about production work before – but I find that stills often don’ t do justice to the labour and care involved – so I decided to make … Continue reading

March 30, 2011 · Leave a comment

The Year in Review

Well here we are in 2011. Already a whole decade of the new century has passed. It’s going so fast that I can barely keep up. When I look back … Continue reading

January 8, 2011 · Leave a comment

Bowls

Well. As I mentioned in my last post, I was committed to making a bowl a week. Well it’s been a week and I’ve made four bowls! Hammering is really … Continue reading

May 9, 2010 · Leave a comment

Hammering!

It’s not everyone who has a conversation with a friend including the sentence: “I found one. I dragged it to the park and hid it in the bushes. You can … Continue reading

May 4, 2010 · 4 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

Bear

The bear is particularly connected with hero figures. In Norse mythology he is Bjorn, a prince who was turned into a bear, but retained his human form at night. For … Continue reading

July 19, 2006 · Leave a comment

Archives