10 days, 10 artworks. Day eight


2011 Ecstatics

‘Ecsatics’ 2012.  Graphite on paper. Image from Ecsatics – a Language of Birds.





its eyes are stone,

its spatular feet crusted with verdigris




it is the shadow of itself:

it is its shadow.

first the shadow then the bird.


This collaboration was a pleasure to work on.  Alistair Peebles from Brae Editions pulled it together with professionalism, encouragement and knowledge.  The line drawings are my response to birds in flight – the movements, patterns and sounds.

  Published by Brae Editions.  Poetry by Lesley Harrison, images by Laura Drever

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