God's Hat Plume Factory
Hand Pulled Serigraph ~ 1985
12 x 17” ~ 26 x 43 cm ~ Edition 26
At the turn of the century feathers were the fashion rage. Some birds, such as the egret, were hunted to the brink of extinction because of their beautiful tail plumes. I was struck by the contrast between how nature creates a perfect feather in the pristine wilderness, and how people create things in a factory.