Shards I

Works on Paper

Finalist

Highly commended

Steel plate etching, drypoint and chine colle, 63cm x 85cm

Along the shores of Lake Alexandrina shards of pottery, broken shells and cowpats tell stories of past and present. The sound of wind and water and the radiance of reflected sunlight create an experience to be grasped at standing in the cold shallows with a coated steel plate and those shards for tools.

by Sandra Starkey Simon