Spring Dawn, 2017
Maple vessel with ebony lid and finial. Mineral crystals (inlay), resin, colorfast dyes, and a hand-rubbed lacquer finish.
3.5"h x 3.5"w x 3.5"d
The inspiration for this piece is the spring dawn on Puget Sound (WA) where the sun burns thru the morning fog. The torii finial symbolizes living in harmony with nature.