Nurture

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This sculptural piece was the conclusion to a study on pods and seeds. I enjoy drawing and find it a great tool to investigate an object. I was particulary fascinated by the sound of the unseen seeds contained within the pods, the hidden element, and I wanted to reflect this in the object.

As the viewer moves around the sculpture, the seed changes from being visible to hidden,  Protected, shielded, nurtured....