Connie Flynn

Connie Flynn

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Artwork 1

ReConnect with Nature 1


ReConnect to Nature 1,2,3 is a small series of works made during lockdown, reconnecting with animals, human and plant materials. They were made using natural materials collected or gathered, Shetland fleece to wet felt the sculptural form, my own hair which is a similar colour to the Moorit Shetland fleece to keep the tonal palette but introducing a different textile and surface effect. The seed heads of Allium Cristophii
 were collected from flowers I have grown in my garden during the year.

Materials and Techniques

Fleece, hair, seeds

Artwork size in cms: Width…9cms……… Length…9cms.……… Depth……7cms

Inspiration / how this work links to the exhibition's theme

 

Artwork 2

ReConnect with Nature 2

ReConnect to Nature 1,2,3 a small series of works reconnecting with animals, human and plant materials. They were made using natural materials collected or gathered, Shetland fleece to wet felt the sculptural form, my own hair which is a similar colour to the Moorit Shetland fleece to keep the tonal palette but introducing a different textile and surface effect. The seed heads of Rose Campion were collected from flowers I have grown in my garden during the year.

Materials and Techniques

Fleece, hair, seeds.
Artwork size in cms: Width…9cms…… Length…9cms..……… Depth……7cms

Inspiration / how this work links to the exhibition's theme

 

Artwork 3

ReConnect with Nature 3

ReConnect to Nature 1,2,3 a small series of works reconnecting with animals, human and plant materials. They were made using natural materials collected or gathered, Shetland fleece to wet felt the sculptural form, my own hair which is a similar colour to the Moorit Shetland fleece to keep the tonal palette but introducing a different textile and surface effect. The seed heads of Coreopsis were collected from flowers I have grown in my garden during the year.

Materials and Techniques

Fleece, hair, seeds
Artwork size in cms: Width….9cms…… Length…9cms……… Depth…7cms