Katie hosmer's Blog Posts Tagged 'Chris Maynard' (2)

Tiny Playful Birds Emerge Out of Hand-Carved Feathers



Every year, artist Chris Maynard watches for birds to shed their plumage, collects the discarded materials, and gives new life to the fallen feathers. His Cut Feather Shadowboxes are an amazing display of natural resources transformed into intricate hand-carved…

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Added by katie hosmer on October 28, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments

Lively Birds Carved Out of Natural Feathers



Washington-based artist Chris Maynard is a feather fanatic! He uses feathers as his medium because he says, "They are an ultimate achievement of nature and a pinnacle of wonder." His goal is to feature the natural patterns, colors, and shapes of a bird's feathers in a new and different light compared to how it originally grew and functioned on the bird's body.

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Added by katie hosmer on December 4, 2012 at 9:22am — No Comments

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