Year of the Bird exhibition

Birds have featured throughout the shroud project creating ghostly images.
The exhibition is at Maitland Regional Gallery

Blessing 2011
'Blessing' magpie, rabbit skin glue, ochre, charcoal, aquarelle and cotton stitching on canvas

http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=122138

Sewing or adding ochres changes the representation.
This is a delicate negotiation, adding one element may detract from the indexical power of the bodily stain.

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