courage & gladness artblock
perhaps it’s time to remember, she said, that you have always been this way in dreams & have always known how to live with courage & gladness
artblock shown here (as a general guide) is on hickory: 5" x 6.5" x 7/8"
each artblock ordered plants one tree
- average size of artblock: 4.5" W x 6" H x 1" D
- hardwood species will vary according to what we have on hand
- packaged in an organic cotton bag with a small card telling a brief history of the chosen wood & the bird & brush series
- each block is shaped & painted here in the studio with our unique bird & brush process: the final piece has at least eight layers of paint, ink, & graphite (including a secret handwritten wish...) - making each an original
The art was created by Kai on 13 January 2022.
- all the wood in our studio is reclaimed from companies dedicated to salvaging old buildings & recycling the wood for new projects
- here in the studio, we sand, paint, & hand finish each piece with an earth-friendly beeswax.
- artist chop on the back of the piece
- natural grain on the sides and back exposed to show the raw wood